trichoanaesthesia

trichoanaesthesia

A near-extinct term referring to the inability to feel the touch of a hair.
References in classic literature ?
What's the use of shooting wide of the mark, eh, old boy
She spoke to the Red Queen, whose answer was a little wide of the mark.
Cassandra would have liked to feel certain that, when Katharine made no reply at all or one wide of the mark, she was making up her mind to get married at once, but it was difficult, if this were so, to account for some remarks that Katharine let fall about the future.