Nociceptive definition

nōsĭ-sĕptĭv
Causing pain. Used of a stimulus.
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Caused by or responding to a painful stimulus.

A nociceptive spinal reflex.

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Of, causing, or reacting to pain.
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Causing pain. Used of a stimulus.
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Caused by or responding to a painful stimulus.

A nociceptive spinal reflex.

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(of a stimulus) Causing pain.
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(of a reflex etc) Caused by pain.
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Origin of nociceptive

  • From nociceptor

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition