BAROGNOSIS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 n. the ability to accurately detect the weight differences of objects typically held in the hand. Not to be confused with baragnosis where weight differences cannot be accurately determined. BAROGNOSIS: "Barognosis could be classed as evolutionarily beneficial in that we learn the limitations of our own strength, opposed to baragnosis." Related Psychology Terms BAROGNOSIS BARAGNOSIS AUDITORY DISCRIMINATION MOWAT SENSOR BARAGNOSIS SPATIAL DISCRIMINATION FEAR SURVEY SCHEDULE (FSS) QUALITY WEIGHTING SMELL ARISTOTLE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BAROGNOSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/barognosis-2/ (accessed October 26, 2020).