hyperesthetic
adjective see hyperesthesia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hyperesthetic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ adjective : of, relating to, or affected with hyperesthesia * * * hyperaesthēˈsic, hyperaesthetic or (N American) hyperesthetic / thetˈik/ adjective 1. Overaesthetic 2. Abnormally or morbidly sensitive • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hyperesthetic — See hyperesthesia. * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperesthetic — Marked by hyperesthesia …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperesthetic — adj. suffering from extreme sensitivity (to different sensations, such as pain, heat, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hyperesthetic — hy·per·esthetic …   English syllables

  • hyperesthetic zone — a region of the body surface marked by abnormal sensibility …   Medical dictionary

  • thalamic hyperesthetic anesthesia — thalamic syndrome; see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperesthesia — hyperesthetic /huy peuhr euhs thet ik/, adj. /huy peuhr euhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh/, n. Pathol. an abnormally acute sense of pain, heat, cold, or touch; algesia. Also, hyperaesthesia. Cf. hypesthesia. [1840 50; HYPER + ESTHESIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperesthesia — also hyperaesthesia noun Etymology: New Latin, from hyper + esthesia (as in anesthesia) Date: circa 1852 unusual or pathological sensitivity of the skin or of a particular sense • hyperesthetic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • David Keirsey — David West Keirsey Born August 31, 1921 (1921 08 31) (age 90) Oklahoma Citizenship American …   Wikipedia

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