Definition of pseudogeusia in English:

pseudogeusia

noun

rare Medicine
  • A disorder of the sense of taste in which tastes are perceived that are not produced by external stimuli.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robley Dunglison (1798–1869), physician and medical writer. From pseudo- + ancient Greek γεῦσις sense of taste + -ia.

Pronunciation

pseudogeusia

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)ˈɡjuːsɪə/ /ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)ˈɡjuːʃə/