esthesis

esthesis

[es-thee-sis] .
noun
sensation; feeling.
Also, aesthesis.


Origin:
1850–55; < Greek aísthēsis sensation, perception

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esthesis

noun
an unelaborated elementary awareness of stimulation; "a sensation of touch" [syn: sensation
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