osphresis


osphresis
SYN: olfaction. [G. o., smell]

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os·phre·sis (os-freґsis) olfaction (def. 1).

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  • osphresis — äsˈfrēsə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek osphrēsis : olfaction …   Useful english dictionary

  • osphresis — os·phre·sis …   English syllables

  • osphresis —   n. sense of smell.    ♦ osphretic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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  • Olfaction — The sense of smell. Olfactory apparatus: The whole system needed to have a sense of smell. * * * 1. The sense of smell. SYN: smell (2). 2. The act of smelling. SYN: osmesis, osphresis. [L. ol facio, pp. factus, to smell] * * * ol·fac·tion äl fak… …   Medical dictionary

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  • osphresio- — Odor; sense of smell. [G. osphresis, smell] …   Medical dictionary

  • parosphresia — SYN: dysosmia. [para + G. osphresis, smell] …   Medical dictionary

  • Parosphresie — Pa|ros|phre|sie, die; , n [zu griech. ósphrēsis = das Riechen; Geruchssinn] (Med.): Parosmie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • osfresio- — o·sfrè·sio conf. TS med. odore, relativo all odore {{line}} {{/line}} ETIMO: dal gr. ósphrēsis olfatto …   Dizionario italiano


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