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  • n. Alternative spelling of ageusia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In medicine, a defect or loss of taste, occurring in colds and fevers, or arising from nervous disease.


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  • JM wonders if absence makes the ageustia no longer.

    March 12, 2010

  • Loss or impairment of the sense of taste (also ageusia)

    Begs for figurative use!

    July 9, 2008