Medical Dictionary

parosmia

noun par·os·mia \ ˌpar-ˈäz-mē-ə \

medical Definition of parosmia

:a distortion of the sense of smell (as when affected with a cold)

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up parosmia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by intense feeling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!