the capacity to find a point on the skin which is aroused. The point-localization test is a somatosensory test wherein a skin region, generally on the hand, is touched two times at one-second intervals. The involved party must determine whether the points touched were in the same place or not. Commonly referred to as tactual localization.

POINT LOCALIZATION: "The point localization test proved to be rather insufficient in terms of the experiment, don"
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