muscle reading

noun

Definition of muscle reading

: a technique practiced by some magicians of detecting slight involuntary movements of a subject's muscles that furnish clues to the solution of problems or the finding of hidden objects

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“Muscle reading.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/muscle%20reading. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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