awareness of sharp points through the sense of touch without experiencing pain.
acmesthesia ac·mes·the·si·a (āk’měs-thē’zē-ə, -zhə)
Sensitivity to pinprick.
A sensation of a sharp point on the skin.
the highest point; summit; peak: The empire was at the acme of its power. Contemporary Examples I did comedy sketches of her at acme, but she was known as ‘The Other Mrs. Gabor’ then. ‘Family Guy’ Star Alex Borstein Is Ready for Her HBO Close-Up Marlow Stern November 11, 2013 acme has a mousetrap division […]
acmcm American College of Managed Care Medicine
- Acme screw thread
noun a type of screw thread having inclined flat flanks and a flat top and bottom: used in machine tools
a school of early 20th-century Russian poetry whose practitioners were strongly opposed to the vagueness of symbolism and strove for absolute clarity of expression through precise, concrete imagery.