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- n. An intense burning pain.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, an intense burning pain.
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- n. a burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve; usually associated with skin changes
From New Latin, from Ancient Greek καυσός (kausos, "burning") + ἄλγος (algos, "pain"). (Wiktionary)