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cacosmia


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The hallucination or illusion of an unpleasant smell in the nostrils. Also spelt kakosmia. See also anosmia, dysosmia, hyperosmia, hyposmia, parosmia, specific anosmia. [From Greek kakos bad + osme a smell + -ia indicating a condition or quality]

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Psychology.


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