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dolorimetry

noun do·lo·rim·e·try \ ˌdō-lə-ˈrim-ə-trē , ˌdäl-ə- \

medical Definition of dolorimetry

plural dolorimetries
:a method of measuring intensity of pain perception in degrees ranging from unpleasant to unbearable by using heat applied to the skin as a gauge

dolorimetric

play \ˌdō-lə-rə-ˈme-trik, ˌdäl-ə-\ adjective

dolorimetrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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