hyperosmia

hyperosmia

[hahy-per-oz-mee-uh]
noun Pathology.
an abnormally acute sense of smell.

Origin:
hyper- + -osmia

hyperosmic, adjective
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hyperosmia (ˌhaɪpəˈɒzmɪə)
 
n
an abnormally acute sense of smell
 
[C20: from hyper- + Greek osmē odour]

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hyperosmia hy·per·os·mi·a (hī'pər-ŏz'mē-ə)
n.
An exaggerated or abnormally acute sense of smell.

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