metallesthesia

metallesthesia

A rarely used term for the recognition of a metal by the sense of touch.
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metallesthesia

(mĕt″ăl-ĕs-thē′sē-ă) [Gr. metallon, metal, + aisthesis, sensation]
Recognition of metals by touching them.
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