parageusia


parageusia
parageusic /par'euh gyooh"zik, -sik/, adj.
/par'euh gyooh"zheuh, -zhee euh, -zee euh/, n.
an abnormal or hallucinatory sense of taste.
[1895-1900; < NL, equiv. to para- PARA-1 + Gk geûs(is) taste + L -ia -IA]

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