Floccillation vs Carphologia what difference

what is difference between Floccillation and Carphologia

English

Etymology

From floccillus, diminutive of floccus (flock) and the suffix -ation.

Noun

floccillation (usually uncountable, plural floccillations)

  1. (rare) Picking at the bedclothes, usually seen in delirious, feverish or dying people.

Synonyms

  • carphologia
  • carphology
  • crocydismus

References



English

Noun

carphologia

  1. (medicine) picking at bedding and clothing, or at the lips, or of perceived invisible objects

Synonyms

  • floccillation

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