from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In psychology, apprehension by touch of the form or corporeality of objects. See
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- noun The ability to
perceivethe formof an object by using the sense of touch
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Just as in the assessment of kinesthetic praxis, the evaluation of graphesthesia and stereognosis tests ( 1 ) the parietal lobe contralateral to the hand being tested and (2) the connections between the two hemispheres.
Other specific tests of integrated function are graphesthesia and stereognosis.