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tactometer

 [tak-tom´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for measuring tactile sensibility; esthesiometer.
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es·the·si·om·e·ter

(es-thē'zē-om'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for determining the state of tactile and other forms of sensibility.
Synonym(s): tactometer
[esthesio- + G. metron, measure]
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es·the·si·om·e·ter

(es-thē'zē-om'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for determining the state of tactile and other forms of sensibility.
Synonym(s): tactometer, aesthesiometer.
[esthesio- + G. metron, measure]
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