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posthypnotic

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adjective post·hyp·not·ic \ˌpōst-hip-ˈnä-tik, -ip-\

Definition of posthypnotic

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the period following a hypnotic trance



Origin and Etymology of posthypnotic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1890


Medical Dictionary

posthypnotic

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adjective post·hyp·not·ic \ˌpōst-(h)ip-ˈnät-ik\

Medical Definition of posthypnotic

  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the period following a hypnotic trance during which the subject will still carry out suggestions made by the operator during the trance state <posthypnotic suggestion>




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