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Meaning of HYPNOSIS

Pronunciation:  hip'nowsis

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a state that resembles sleep but that is induced by suggestion

HYPNOSIS is a 8 letter word that starts with H.


 See Also: autosuggestion, mental state, psychological state, self-hypnosis, self-suggestion



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Hyp*no"sis\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? sleep.] (Med.)
    Supervention of sleep.
  2. \Hyp*no"sis\, n.
    The condition of being hypnotized.
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