Medical Dictionary

telesthesia

noun tel·es·the·sia
variants: or chiefly British

telaesthesia

\ˌtel-əs-ˈthē-zh(ē-)ə\play

Medical Definition of telesthesia

  1. :  an impression supposedly received at a distance without the normal operation of the organs of sense

telesthetic

or chiefly British

telaesthetic

\-ˈthet-ik\play adjective

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