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Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

-geusia

The sense of taste.

[Greek geusis, taste.]

Examples include dysgeusia (Greek dus-, bad or difficult), an impairment of the sense of taste; ageusia (Greek a-, not or without), inability to taste things; and hypogeusia (Greek hupo, under), a diminished acuteness in that sense.

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