algedonic


algedonic
al·ge·do·nic .al-jə-'dän-ik adj characterized by or relating to pain esp. as associated with pleasure

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al·ge·don·ic (al″jə-donґik) [alge- + hedonic] characterized by or relating to both pleasure and pain.

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