see parosmia.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • paraosmia — para·os·mia (par″ə osґme ə) parosmia …   Medical dictionary

  • parosmia — SYN: dysosmia. [para + G. osme, sense of smell] * * * par·os·mia .par äz mē ə n a distortion of the sense of smell (as when affected with a cold) * * * n. any disorder of the sense of smell. * * * par·os·mia (par ozґme ə) [para + osm 1 + ia] …   Medical dictionary

  • parosmia —    Also known as paraosmia and dysosmia. The term parosmia comes from the Greek words para (beside, near, resembling, accessory to, beyond, apart from, abnormal) and osmè (smell, stink, fragrant, odour, scent, perfume). It translates loosely as a …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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