hypnoid

adjective hyp·noid \ ˈhip-ˌnȯid \
variants: or hypnoidal play \hip-ˈnȯi-dᵊl\

Definition of hypnoid

: of or relating to sleep or hypnosis

First Known Use of hypnoid

1898


Medical Dictionary

hypnoid

adjective hyp·noid \ ˈhip-ˌnȯid \
variants: or hypnoidal play \hip-ˈnȯid-ᵊl\

medical Definition of hypnoid

: of or relating to sleep or hypnosis
  • a hypnoid state
  • hypnoidal psychotherapy
  • —Margaret Steger

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