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clairaudience

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noun clair·au·di·ence \kler-ˈȯ-dē-ən(t)s, -ˈä-\

Definition of clairaudience

  1. :  the power or faculty of hearing something not present to the ear but regarded as having objective reality

clairaudient

play \-ənt\ adjective

clairaudiently

adverb


Origin and Etymology of clairaudience

clair- (as in clairvoyance) + audience (act of hearing)


First Known Use: 1864


Medical Dictionary

clairaudience

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noun clair·au·di·ence \kla(ə)r-ˈȯd-ē-ən(t)s, kle(ə)r-, -ˈäd-\

Medical Definition of clairaudience

  1. :  the power or faculty of hearing something not present to the ear but regarded as having objective reality

clairaudient

\-ənt\play adjective



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