algesia

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algesia

(ælˈdʒiːzɪə; -sɪə)
n
(Physiology) physiol the capacity to feel pain
[New Latin from Greek algēsis sense of pain]
alˈgesic, alˈgetic adj
Translations

al·ge·sia

n. algesia, hipertesia.