ANAPHIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. the inexistence or diminishment in the capacity to understand responsive senses or stimulants. Commonly referred to as anhaphia ANAPHIA: "Michelle was terrified when she awoke unable to sense herself touching her own arms and legs, a condition called anaphia, which eventually spread over to her entire body." Related Psychology Terms ANALGESIA AMORPHOSYNTHCSISI ADHERENCE ALL-OR-NONE LAW PERCEPTUAL ORGANIZATION CONDUCTIVITY PERSPECTIVE CRYPTESTHESIA (CRYPTAESTHESIA) TELECEPTOR AKINESIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANAPHIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anaphia/ (accessed January 19, 2021).