parapsychology

noun para·psy·chol·o·gy \ ˌper-ə-(ˌ)sī-ˈkä-lə-jē , ˌpa-rə- \

Definition of parapsychology

: a field of study concerned with the investigation of evidence for paranormal psychological phenomena (such as telepathy, clairvoyance, and psychokinesis)

parapsychological

play \ˌper-ə-ˌsī-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌpa-rə-\ adjective

parapsychologist

play \ˌper-ə-(ˌ)sī-ˈkä-lə-jist, ˌpa-rə-\ noun

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International Scientific Vocabulary


PARAPSYCHOLOGY Defined for English Language Learners

parapsychology

noun

Definition of parapsychology for English Language Learners

  • : the scientific study of events that cannot be explained by what scientists know about nature and the world


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parapsychology

noun para·psy·chol·o·gy \ ˌpar-ə-(ˌ)sī-ˈkäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of parapsychology

plural parapsychologies
: a field of study concerned with the investigation of evidence for paranormal psychological phenomena (as telepathy, clairvoyance, and psychokinesis)

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