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A cell with hairlike processes, especially one of the sensory epithelial cells present in the organ of Corti.
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an epithelial cell having hairlike processes, as that of the organ of Corti.
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|Noun||1.||hair cell - a sensory epithelial cell present in the organ of Corti|
epithelial cell - one of the closely packed cells forming the epithelium
organ of Corti - the hearing organ of the inner ear; contains receptors that respond to sound waves
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