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acenesthesia

or a·coe·naes·the·sia

[ey-see-nuh s-thee-zhuh]
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noun Psychiatry.
  1. loss of the physical awareness of one's body.
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Origin of acenesthesia

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acenesthesia

(ā-sē′nĭs-thēzhə, ā-sĕn′ĭs-)
n.
  1. Absence of the sensation of physical existence and well-being or of the consciousness of normal bodily functioning.
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