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astereognosis

[uh-ster-ee-og-noh-sis, ey-ster-, uh-steer-, ey-steer-] /əˌstɛr i ɒgˈnoʊ sɪs, eɪˌstɛr-, əˌstɪər-, eɪˌstɪər-/
noun, Pathology
1.
the inability to determine the shape of an object by touching or feeling it.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; a-6 + stereo- + -gnosis
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British Dictionary definitions for astereognosis

astereognosis

/əˌstɛrɪəʊˈɡnəʊsɪs/
noun
1.
inability to recognize objects by touch
Word Origin
a-1 + stereo- + -gnosis
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astereognosis in Medicine

astereognosis a·ster·e·og·no·sis (ə-stěr'ē-ŏg-nō'sĭs, -stēr'-)
n.
The inability to determine the form of an object by touch.

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