poltergeist activity

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • poltergeist manifestation —    Also known as poltergeist effect and poltergeist activity. All three terms are indebted to the German noun Poltergeist, which means rattling ghost or rumbling ghost. In parapsychology they are used to denote a variety of sounds and movements… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Poltergeist (film series) — The Poltergeist movies are a trilogy of horror films produced in the 1980s. Steven Spielberg co wrote and co produced the first Poltergeist , with Tobe Hooper ( The Texas Chain Saw Massacre ) as the director. Brian Gibson directed , while… …   Wikipedia

  • poltergeist — /pohl teuhr guyst /, n. a ghost or spirit supposed to manifest its presence by noises, knockings, etc. [1840 50; < G Poltergeist, equiv. to polter(n) to make noise, knock, rattle + Geist GHOST] * * * ▪ occultism       (from German Polter, “noise” …   Universalium

  • Enfield Poltergeist — The Enfield Poltergeist was a period of apparent poltergeist activity in England between August 1977 and September 1978, with an added outburst in August 1980.Activity The said activity occurred at Enfield in North London, in a council house… …   Wikipedia

  • Rosenheim Poltergeist — is one of the best documented Poltergeist infestations in Germany or, indeed, the world.The events took place in a city called Rosenheim in southern Bavaria, more specifically in the office of lawyer Sigmund Adam. Starting in 1969 strange… …   Wikipedia

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