metensomatosis

noun met·en·so·ma·to·sis \ˌmetˌenˌsōməˈtōsə̇s\

Definition of metensomatosis

plural

metensomatoses

  1. :  the migration into one body of different souls —contrasted with metempsychosis

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Origin and Etymology of metensomatosis

Late Latin, from Late Greek metensomatōsis, from Greek meta- + en- + sōmat-, sōma body + -ōsis -osis (body)


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