paralgesia

[păr′ăl-jēzē-ə, -zhə]

n.

A disorder or abnormality of the sense of pain.

Nearby words

  1. plan view,
  2. plan-,
  3. planar,
  4. planar process,
  5. planaria,
  6. planate,
  7. planation,
  8. plancer,
  9. planch,
  10. plancher


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