telesthesia

noun
tel·​es·​the·​sia
variants: or chiefly British telaesthesia \ ˌtel-​əs-​ˈthē-​zh(ē-​)ə How to pronounce telaesthesia (audio) \

Medical Definition of telesthesia

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

Other Words from telesthesia

telesthetic or chiefly British telaesthetic \ -​ˈthet-​ik How to pronounce telaesthetic (audio) \ adjective

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“Telesthesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/telesthesia. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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