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Meaning of ITCHING

Pronunciation:  'iching

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch
 

ITCHING is a 7 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: itch, itchiness
 
 See Also: cutaneous sensation, haptic sensation, pruritus, skin sensation

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Itching is the sensation of an irritation to the skin which causes one to want to scratch.
 
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