variant of coenesthesia

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/see'neuhs thee"zheuh, -zhee euh, -zee euh, sen'euhs-/, n. Psychol.
Also, cenesthesis /see'nis thee"sis, sen'is-/.

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  • cenesthesia — The general sense of bodily existence; the sensation caused by the functioning of the internal organs. SYN: coenesthesia. [G. koinos, common, + aisthesis, sensation] * * * cen·es·the·sia or chiefly Brit coen·aes·the·sia .sē nəs thē zhə n the… …   Medical dictionary

  • cenesthesia — n. bodily feeling, bodily sensation (Psychology) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Body Image: Disturbances of —    These are of interest in psychiatry because the image that the mind gives a person of his or her body is of importance in one’s perception of trouble.    Reil’s theory of cenesthesia (body feeling) (1803). Leipzig psychiatrist Johann C. Reil… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • acenesthesia — /ay see neuhs thee zheuh/, n. Psychiatry. loss of the physical awareness of one s body. Also, acoenaesthesia. [A 6 + CENESTHESIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • coenesthesia — /see neuhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh, sen euhs /, n. Psychol. the aggregate of impressions arising from organic sensations that forms the basis of one s awareness of body or bodily state, as the feeling of health, vigor, or lethargy. Also,… …   Universalium

  • cenesthesic, cenesthetic — Relating to cenesthesia …   Medical dictionary

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