variants or less commonly somesthesis
or somaesthesia
or somaesthesis
plural somesthesias also somesthesises
: body sensibility including the cutaneous and kinesthetic senses

Word History


New Latin, from soma entry 2 + esthesia or esthesis

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“Somesthesia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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