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See also: pseudæsthesia


Alternative forms[edit]


pseudo- +‎ aesthesia


pseudaesthesia (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) False or imaginary feeling or sense perception such as occurs in hypochondriasis and phantom limb.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for pseudaesthesia in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)