chemoreceptive

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che·mo·re·cep·tion

 (kē′mō-rĭ-sĕp′shən, kĕm′ō-)
n.
The physiological response of a sense organ to a chemical stimulus.

che′mo·re·cep′tive adj.
che′mo·re′cep·tiv′i·ty (-rē′sĕp-tĭv′ĭ-tē) n.

chemoreceptive

(ˌkiːməʊrɪˈsɛptɪv)
adj
responsive to chemical stimuli
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Adj.1.chemoreceptive - of or relating to chemoreceptors