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hypoesthesia

[ hahy-poh-es-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ poʊ ɛsˈθi ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /
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Origin of hypoesthesia

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Medical definitions for hypoesthesia

hypoesthesia
[ hī′pō-ĭs-thēzhə ]

n.

Partial loss of sensitivity to sensory stimuli; diminished sensation.

Other words from hypoesthesia

hy′pes•thesic (-thēzĭk) null adj.
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