Incorrect recognition of odors. SYN: heterosmia. [G. allotrios, foreign, + osme, smell]

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al·lo·tri·os·mia (al″o-tri-osґme-ə) heterosmia.

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  • heterosmia — SYN: allotriosmia. * * * het·er·os·mia (het″ər osґme ə) [heter + osm 1 + ia] any parosmia in which all olfactory stimuli are distorted in a similar way; cf. cacosmia …   Medical dictionary

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