somesthesia

noun som·esthesia \¦sōm+\
variants: less commonly

somesthesis

\(ˈ)sōm+\ or

somaesthesia

\¦sōm+\ or

somaesthesis

\(ˈ)sōm+\

Definition of somesthesia

plural

somesthesias

also

somesthesises

  1. :  body sensibility including the cutaneous and kinesthetic senses

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Origin and Etymology of somesthesia

New Latin, from 2soma + esthesia or esthesis


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