gustation


gus·ta·tion

noun \ˌgəs-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of GUSTATION

:  the act or sensation of tasting

Origin of GUSTATION

Latin gustation-, gustatio, from gustare
First Known Use: 1599

gus·ta·tion

noun \ˌgəs-ˈtā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GUSTATION

: the act or sensation of tasting

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