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autosuggestion

noun [U] uk   /ˌɔː.təʊ.səˈdʒes.tʃən/ us    /ˌɑː.t̬oʊ-/
the influencing of your physical or mental state by thoughts and ideas that come from yourself rather than from other people: Autosuggestion is the power of mind over matter - if you convince yourself that you are cured, you will be.
autosuggestive
adjective uk   /-tɪv/ us  
Autosuggestive techniques can help in the treatment of diseases that cannot be cured by conventional medicine.
Translations of “autosuggestion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自我暗示…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自我暗示…
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