mechanosensing etymology

English word mechanosensing comes from English mechano- (Involving the use of machines or mechanisms.), English sensing (The act of sensation.)

Detailed word origin of mechanosensing

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mechano- English (eng) Involving the use of machines or mechanisms.
sensing English (eng) The act of sensation.
mechanosensing English (eng) (biology) Responsivity to mechanical stimuli, especially at the cellular level or below.

Words with the same origin as mechanosensing

Descendants of mechano-
mechanobiology mechanocaloric mechanochemical mechanoelectrical mechanography mechanolatry mechanoluminescent mechanomyogram mechanophobe mechanoporation mechanoreception mechanoreceptive mechanoreceptor mechanoresponse mechanosensation mechanosensillum mechanosensory mechanostable mechanostimulus mechanosynthesis mechanotherapy mechanotransducive mechanotransduction mechanotransductive