algesthesis

[ ăl′jĕs-thēsĭs ]

n.

The perception of pain.

Nearby words

  1. algesidystrophy,
  2. algesimeter,
  3. algesiogenic,
  4. algesiometer,
  5. algesthesia,
  6. algetic,
  7. alghero,
  8. algicide,
  9. algid,
  10. algid stage


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