- An anomaly in which each vowel in the printed word is seen as colored. SEE ALSO: photism, color hearing. [pseudo- + G. chroma, color, + aisthesis, sensation]
* * *pseu·do·chrom·es·the·sia or chiefly Brit pseu·do·chrom·aes·the·sia -.krō-mes-'thē-zh(ē-)ə n association of sounds with certain colors specif the production of a colored visual sensation in response to certain sounds
* * *pseu·do·chrom·es·the·sia (soo″do-krōm″es-theґzhə) [pseudo- + chrom- + esthesia] a synesthesia in which certain sounds induce sensations of color.
Medical dictionary. 2011.