cryptesthesia
   see clairvoyance.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • Cryptesthesia — (or cryptaesthesia) means, literally, hidden sensation. Cryptesthesia refers to information gathered by the senses that enters conscious awareness by some other form. The waking awareness generates a narrative based on the sensory input it… …   Wikipedia

  • cryptesthesia — /krip teuhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh/, n. Psychol. allegedly paranormal perception, as clairvoyance or clairaudience. [1920 25; CRYPT(O) + ESTHESIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • cryptesthesia — crypt·es·the·sia or chiefly Brit crypt·aes·the·sia .krip tes thē zh(ē )ə n CLAIRVOYANCE crypt·es·thet·ic or chiefly Brit crypt·aes·thet·ic tes thet ik, tis adj * * * cryp·tes·the·sia (krip″tes theґzhə) [crypt + esthesia] clairvoyance …   Medical dictionary

  • cryptesthesia — crypt·esthesia …   English syllables

  • cryptesthesia — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cryptaesthesia — noun see cryptesthesia * * * cryptaesthesia or (N American) cryptesthesia /kript ēs thēˈzyə or zhə/ noun (Gr aisthēsis perception) supranormal perception, eg clairvoyance • • • Main Entry: ↑crypt …   Useful english dictionary

  • clairvoyance — Perception of objective events (past, present, or future) not ordinarily discernible by the senses; a type of extrasensory perception. [Fr.] * * * clair·voy·ance kla(ə)r vȯi ən(t)s, kle(ə)r n the power or faculty of discerning objects or matters …   Medical dictionary

  • clairvoyance —    Also known as lucidity, telesthesia, and cryptesthesia. Clairvoyance is French for seeing clearly. The term is used in the parapsychological literature to denote a * visual or * compound hallucination attributable to a metaphysical source. It… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • criptestezie — CRIPTESTEZÍE s. f. sensibilitate ascunsă prin care se produc relaţiile metapsihice de tipul telepatiei, premoniţiei etc. (< engl. cryptesthesia) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • crypt- — combining form or crypto also krypt or krypto Etymology: New Latin, from Greek kryptos 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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