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hypogeusia

[ hahy-puh-gyoo-zee-uh, -zhee uh, -zhuh; hahy poh- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈgyu zi ə, -ʒi ə, -ʒə; ˌhaɪ poʊ- /
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noun
Medicine/Medical. a condition in which the sense of taste is reduced:Dryness of the mouth from inadequate saliva can result in hypogeusia.
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Origin of hypogeusia

First recorded in 1855–60; hyper- + Greek geûs(is) “taste” + -ia
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