Denoting the subjective sensation of the movements of the tongue. SYN: glossocinesthetic. [glosso- + G. kinesis, movement, + aisthetikos, perceptive]

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glos·so·kin·es·thet·ic or chiefly Brit glos·so·kin·aes·thet·ic .glä-sō-.kin-əs-'thet-ik, .glȯ- adj of or relating to sensations of tongue movement <\glossokinesthetic centers>

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glos·so·kin·es·thet·ic (glos″o-kin″əs-thetґik) [glosso- + kinesthetic] pertaining to the subjective perception of the movements of the tongue in speech.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • glossokinesthetic — |gläsō, |glȯsō+ adjective Etymology: gloss + kinesthetic : of or relating to sensations of tongue movement glossokinesthetic centers …   Useful english dictionary

  • glossokinesthetic — glos·so·kinesthetic …   English syllables

  • glossokinesthetic center — motor speech area …   Medical dictionary

  • glossocinesthetic — SYN: glossokinesthetic. * * * glos·so·cin·es·thet·ic (glos″o sin əs thetґik) glossokinesthetic …   Medical dictionary

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