chromesthesia


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chromesthesia

 [kro″mes-the´zhah]
association of imaginary color sensations with actual sensations of taste, hearing, or smell.

chro·mes·the·si·a

(krō'mes-thē'zē-ă),
1. The color sense.
2. A condition in which nonvisual stimuli, such as taste or smell, cause the perception of color.
[G. chrōma, color, + aisthēsis, sensation]

chro·mes·the·si·a

(krō'mes-thē'zē-ă)
1. The color sense.
2. A condition in which nonvisual stimuli, such as taste or smell, cause the perception of color.
Synonym(s): chromaesthesia.
[G. chrōma, color, + aisthēsis, sensation]