plural Bewusstseinslagen
: a state of consciousness or a feeling devoid of sensory components

Word History


German, from bewusstsein consciousness (from bewusst conscious—past participle of bewissen to know, from be- + wissen to know, from Old High German wizzan—+ sein being, from sein to be, from Old High German sīn) + lage situation, from Old High German lāga act of laying; akin to Old High German ligen to lie

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“Bewusstseinslage.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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