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1. The form of sensation that perceives cold.
2. A sensation of cold although the body is warm; a chill.
[psychro- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
1 a chill.
2 a sensation of cold although the body is warm.
psychroesthesia(sī″krō-es-thē′zh(ē-)ă) [ psychro- + esthesia]
A sensation of cold in a part of the body even though it is warm.