mechano- + receptive
mechanoreceptive (comparative more mechanoreceptive, superlative most mechanoreceptive)
- Responsive to mechanical stimuli such as sound and touch
1996, B.U. Budelmann, “Active Marine Predators”, in Lenz et al., editors, Zooplankton, →ISBN, page 136:
Cephalopods, like fishes and aquatic amphibians, have a mechanoreceptive system that is highly sensitive to local water movements.