Gustatory refers to something that is related to the sense of taste.

A child who has more papillae (taste buds) will experience tastes with a significantly higher intensity than others. This hypersensitivity to taste may lead to “picky-eaters.”

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Child with blue glasses sticks their tongue out which is holding a yellow star-shaped candy to depict the sense of taste (gustatory).