synesthesia

noun syn·es·the·sia \ ˌsi-nəs-ˈthē-zh(ē-)ə \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of synesthesia

1 : a concomitant sensation; especially : a subjective sensation or image of a sense (as of color) other than the one (as of sound) being stimulated
2 : the condition marked by the experience of such sensations

synesthetic

play \-ˈthe-tik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of synesthesia

New Latin, from syn- + -esthesia (as in anesthesia)


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synesthesia

noun syn·es·the·sia
variants: or chiefly British synaesthesia play \ˌsin-əs-ˈthē-zh(ē-)ə\

medical Definition of synesthesia

: a concomitant sensation and especially a subjective sensation or image of a sense (as of color) other than the one (as of sound) being stimulated; also : the condition marked by the experience of such sensations

synesthetic

or chiefly British synaesthetic play \-ˈthet-ik\ adjective

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