dysosmia

[ dis-oz-mee-uh ]
/ dɪsˈɒz mi ə /

noun Pathology.

an impairment of the sense of smell.

Nearby words

  1. dysmyotonia,
  2. dysodontiasis,
  3. dyson,
  4. dysontogenesis,
  5. dysorexia,
  6. dysostosis,
  7. dysostosis multiplex,
  8. dyspareunia,
  9. dyspathy,
  10. dyspepsia

Origin of dysosmia

dys- + Greek osm(ḗ) smell + -ia

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Medicine definitions for dysosmia

dysosmia

[ dĭs-ŏzmē-ə ]

n.

An impairment or dysfunction of the sense of smell.

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