Definition

Aesthesiometer

Aesthesiometer is an instrument for quantifying skin sensitivity to touch by measuring the smallest distance between two points of contact on the skin where the person can perceive each of them separately rather than as a single stimulus.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Aesthesiometer
- Alt. of Esthesiometer
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