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chromesthesia

noun chrom·es·the·sia

Medical Definition of chromesthesia

  1. :  synesthesia in which color is perceived in response to stimuli (as words or numbers) that contain no element of color—called also chromatism, color hearing



Variants of chromesthesia

or chiefly British

chromaesthesia

\ˌkrō-mes-ˈthē-zh(ē-)ə\play

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