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parapsychology

noun [U] uk   /ˌpær.ə.saɪˈkɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /ˌper.ə.saɪˈkɑː.lə-/
the study of mental abilities, such as knowing the future or telepathy , which seem to go against or be outside the known laws of nature and science
Translations of “parapsychology”
in Chinese (Traditional) 心靈學, 超心理學…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通灵学, 心理玄学…
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