analgia

World English Dictionary
analgesia or analgia (ˌænəlˈdʒiːzɪə, -sɪə, ænˈældʒɪə)
 
n
1.  inability to feel pain
2.  the relief of pain
 
[C18: via New Latin from Greek: insensibility, from an- + algēsis sense of pain]
 
analgia or analgia
 
n
 
[C18: via New Latin from Greek: insensibility, from an- + algēsis sense of pain]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: analgetic
Next Definition: anality
Words Near: analgia
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for analgia
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing analgia
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature