hypnotherapy

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noun hyp·no·ther·a·py \ˌhip-nō-ˈther-ə-pē\

Definition of hypnotherapy

  1. 1 :  treatment by hypnotism

  2. 2 :  psychotherapy that facilitates suggestion, reeducation, or analysis by hypnosis

hypnotherapist

play \-pist\ noun

1897

First Known Use of hypnotherapy

1897


HYPNOTHERAPY Defined for English Language Learners

hypnotherapy

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noun hyp·no·ther·a·py \ˌhip-nō-ˈther-ə-pē\

Definition of hypnotherapy for English Language Learners

  • medical : the use of hypnosis to help people with emotional and psychological problems


Medical Dictionary

hypnotherapy

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noun hyp·no·ther·a·py \-ˈther-ə-pē\

Medical Definition of hypnotherapy

plural

hypnotherapies

  1. 1:  treatment by hypnotism

  2. 2:  psychotherapy that facilitates suggestion, reeducation, or analysis by means of hypnosis

hypnotherapeutic

\-ˌther-ə-ˈpyüt-ik\play adjective

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