baragnosis

[ bar-ag-noh-sis, ba-rag-noh- ]
/ ˌbær ægˈnoʊ sɪs, bæˈræg noʊ- /

noun Pathology.

loss of the ability to estimate or perceive the weight of an object.

Nearby words

  1. barabbas,
  2. baracaldo,
  3. barachois,
  4. baracoa,
  5. baraesthesia,
  6. barak,
  7. barak, ehud,
  8. baraka,
  9. baranavichy,
  10. baranof island

Compare barognosis.

Origin of baragnosis


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Medicine definitions for baragnosis

baragnosis

[ băr′ăg-nōsĭs ]

n.

Loss or impairment of the ability to differentiate varying weights or pressures, sometimes the result of a brain lesion.

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