Aes*the`si*om"e*ter, Es*the`si*om"e*ter (), n. [Gr. (see Aesthesia) + �xcf;meter.]

An instrument to measure the degree of sensation, by determining at how short a distance two impressions upon the skin can be distinguished, and thus to determine whether the condition of tactile sensibility is normal or altered.

 

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