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trance

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noun \ˈtran(t)s\

Medical Definition of trance

  1. 1:  a sleeplike altered state of consciousness (as of deep hypnosis) usually characterized by partly suspended animation with diminished or absent sensory and motor activity and subsequent lack of recall

  2. 2:  a state of profound abstraction or absorption

trancelike \-ˌlīk\play or trance–like adjective <a trancelike state>




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