What does the word neuralgia mean?

Usage examples for neuralgia

  1. They are, in themselves, perfectly natural, and can frequently be traced back without difficulty to bodily affections or a disordered state of the mind, so that many eminent physicians dispose of them curtly as mere incidental symptoms of congestion or neuralgia. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  2. A little further on was seated a woman who had complained of violent neuralgia. – The Practice of Autosuggestion by C. Harry Brooks
  3. Her friend replies: " You can have neuralgia in my box as well as anywhere else." – With the French in France and Salonika by Richard Harding Davis