neuromimesis

noun
neu·​ro·​mi·​me·​sis | \ -mə-ˈmē-səs, -mī- How to pronounce neuromimesis (audio) \
plural neuromimeses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce neuromimeses (audio) \

Medical Definition of neuromimesis

: neurotic simulation of organic disease that occurs in some forms of hysterical neurosis

Other Words from neuromimesis

neuromimetic \ -​ˈmet-​ik How to pronounce neuromimetic (audio) \ adjective

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“Neuromimesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuromimesis. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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