Definition of prehensor in English:

prehensor

noun

  • Something that grasps or grips; especially a hand or prosthetic hand replacement.

Origin

Early 19th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin prehēns-, past participial stem of prehendere prehend + -or.

Pronunciation

prehensor

/priːˈhɛnsə//prɪˈhɛnsə/