telaesthesia


telaesthesia
n. ability to perceive stimuli or events at a distance that is beyond the usual range of the senses

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • telaesthesia — telaesthesia, telaesthetic chiefly Brit var of TELESTHESIA, TELESTHETIC …   Medical dictionary

  • telaesthesia — /tel euhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh/, n. telesthesia. * * * …   Universalium

  • telaesthesia — /tɛləsˈθiʒə/ (say teluhs theezhuh), / ˈθiziə/ (say theezeeuh) noun sensation or perception received at a distance without the normal operation of the recognised organs. Also, US, telesthesia. {New Latin. See tel 1, aesthesia} …   Australian English dictionary

  • telaesthesia —   n. perception of events or objects not actually present or near, e.g. clairvoyance …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • telaesthesia — n. (US telesthesia) Psychol. the supposed perception of distant occurrences or objects otherwise than by the recognized senses. Derivatives: telaesthetic adj. Etymology: mod.L, formed as TELE + Gk aisthesis perception …   Useful english dictionary

  • telesthesia — US var. of TELAESTHESIA. * * * telesthetic /tel euhs thet ik/, adj. /teuhl euhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh/, n. sensation or perception received at a distance without the normal operation of the recognized sense organs. Also, telaesthesia.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • telesthesia — telesthetic /tel euhs thet ik/, adj. /teuhl euhs thee zheuh, zhee euh, zee euh/, n. sensation or perception received at a distance without the normal operation of the recognized sense organs. Also, telaesthesia. [1880 85; TEL 1 + ESTHESIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • télesthésie — [ telɛstezi ] n. f. • 1908; angl. telæsthesia (1882); cf. 1.télé et esthésie ♦ Didact. Perception extrasensorielle. ⇒TÉLESTHÉSIE, subst. fém. PARAPSYCHOL. Perception par un sujet d un phénomène que la distance lui interdirait d appréhender par… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • τηλαισθησία — η, Ν (στην παραψυχολογία) η ικανότητα «παρ αίσθησιν» αντίληψης ενός αντικειμένου, ενός γεγονότος ή μιας διανοητικής κατάστασης ενός τρίτου ατόμου χωρίς διέγερση τών μέχρι σήμερα γνωστών αισθήσεων, αλλ. εξωαισθητήρια αντίληψη. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • telaesthetic — adj. of or pertaining to telaesthesia, pertaining to the ability to perceive stimuli or events at a distance that is beyond the usual range of the senses …   English contemporary dictionary


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