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English definition of “hypnosis”


noun [U]     /hɪpˈnəʊ.sɪs/ US  /-ˈnoʊ-/
a mental state like sleep , in which a person's thoughts can be easily influenced by someone else : Under deep hypnosis she remembered the traumatic events of that night .Alternative and traditional therapies
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