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- noun A type of
paresthesiacharacterized by a tingling, numbingsensation as of being piercedby needles, usually caused by the (temporary) clampingof nerves.
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From Ancient Greek ἄκανθα (akantha, "thorn") + αἴσθησις (aisthēsis, "sensation").
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