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somaesthesia

/ˌsɒmɪsˈθiːzɪə/
noun
1.
sensory perception of bodily feelings like touch, pain, position of the limbs, etc
Derived Forms
somaesthetic, (US) somesthetic (ˌsɒmɪsˈθɛtɪk) adjective
Word Origin
C20: from Greek sōma body + aesthesia
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somesthesia in Medicine

somesthesia so·mes·the·sia (sō'mĭs-thē'zhə)
n.
Variant of somatesthesia.


so'mes·thet'ic (-thět'ĭk) adj.
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