coenesthesia


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coenesthesia

(ˌsiːnɪsˈθiːzɪə) or

cenesthesia

;

coenesthesis

(ˌsiːnɪsˈθiːsɪs) or

cenesthesis

n
(Psychology) psychol general awareness of one's own body
coenesthetic, cenesthetic adj

coenesthesia, coenesthesis, cenesthesia, cenesthesis

the combination of organic sensations that comprise an individual’s awareness of bodily existence. — coenesthetic, cenesthetic, adj.
See also: Body, Human, Perception
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Three main types of experiential opening need to be taken into account: coenesthesia, relations, and altered states of consciousness.
Then, along with the showers cold water, he too released a spray--a spray of pure thoughts regarding his health and coenesthesia.
For Halbwachs the dream was pure memory, not social memory, just as for Blondel insanity was pure coenesthesia and not socialized emotionality.