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A generic term for bodily sensations, including the cutaneous senses, proprioception, and kinaesthesis. US somesthesis. Also called somaesthesia or somesthesia. [From Greek soma a body + aisthesis sensation, from aisthanesthai to feel]

Subjects: Psychology.

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