pseudaesthesia

Pseudaesthesia

Pseu`d[ae]s*the"si*a\, n. [NL. See Pseudo-, and [AE]sthesia.] (Physiol.) False or imaginary feeling or sense perception such as occurs in hypochondriasis, or such as is referred to an organ that has been removed, as an amputated foot.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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