astere·​og·​no·​sis (ˈ)ā-ˌster-ē-äg-ˈnō-səs, -ˌstir- How to pronounce astereognosis (audio)
plural astereognoses -ˌsēz How to pronounce astereognosis (audio)
: loss of the ability to recognize the shapes of objects by handling them

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“Astereognosis.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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