esthesiometer

[es-thee-zee-om-i-ter]
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noun Medicine/Medical.

an instrument for measuring the degree of tactile sensibility.

Origin of esthesiometer

Related formses·the·si·om·e·try, noun
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Examples from the Web for esthesiometry

Historical Examples of esthesiometry

  • There exists a sensory culture, which is not generally taken into consideration, but which is a factor in esthesiometry.

    The Montessori Method

    Maria Montessori


esthesiometry in Medicine

esthesiometry

[ĕs-thē′zē-ŏmĭ-trē]

n.

Variant ofaesthesiometry

esthesiometer

[ĕs-thē′zē-ŏmĭ-tər]

n.

Variant ofaesthesiometer
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