How to Pronounce receptors?

Correct pronunciation for the word "receptors" is [ɹɪsˈɛptəz], [ɹɪsˈɛptəz], [ɹ_ɪ_s_ˈɛ_p_t_ə_z].

"Receptors" in context

Receptors are proteins found in the membranous surface of cells and other bodily regions. They act as a bridge between the cell and the outside environment, allowing cells to detect and respond to a variety of signals. Receptors receive signals in the form of molecules that interact with the receptor, initiating a response. Examples of molecules that interact with receptors include hormones, neurotransmitters, gases, and other chemical substances.

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