Dictionary entry overview: What does somesthesia mean?
• SOMESTHESIA (noun)
The noun SOMESTHESIA has 2 senses:
1. the perception of tactual or proprioceptive or gut sensations
2. the faculty of bodily perception; sensory systems associated with the body; includes skin senses and proprioception and the internal organs
Familiarity information: SOMESTHESIA used as a noun is rare.