|Weekly Otherkin Chat - Tuesday, May 21, 2019.|
|Our weekly otherkin chat will take place tonight, at 8pm Eastern. We hope you'll consider joining us for this online meet-up. You can join through Discord by following this link or through IRC using the webclients here or using a standalone IRC client at irc://irc.mibbit.net/dreamhart.|
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|Community used by||Otherkin|
|Synonyms||metalimb, phantom limb|
An otherlimb is a term coined by the tumblr otherkin community to replace the term phantom limb which is viewed by some individuals as appropriative of the experience of amputees. In actual fact, non-amputees are known to experience phantom limbs in a medical sense - this is termed supernumerary phantom limbs or pseudopolymelia. It is not generally used by the rest of the otherkin community.