thalposis

noun
thal·​po·​sis | \ thalˈpōsə̇s \
plural thalposes\ -​ōˌsēz \

Definition of thalposis

: the warmth sense : warmth sensation

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History and Etymology for thalposis

New Latin, from Greek thalpos heat, warmth (from thalpein to heat) + New Latin -osis; perhaps akin to thallein to sprout

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“Thalposis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thalposis. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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