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parosmia

[puh-roz-mee-uh] /pəˈrɒz mi ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
a disorder of the sense of smell, especially the perception of odors that are not present.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; par- + Greek osm() smell + -ia
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British Dictionary definitions for parosmia

parosmia

/pæˈrɒzmɪə/
noun
1.
any disorder of the sense of smell
Word Origin
C19: from para-1 + Greek osmē smell
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parosmia in Medicine

parosmia pa·ros·mi·a (pə-rŏz'mē-ə)
n.
A distortion of the sense of smell, as in smelling odors that are not present.

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