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English definition of “precognition”

precognition

noun [U]     /ˌpriː.kɒɡˈnɪʃ.ən/ US  /-kɑːɡ-/ specialized
knowledge of a future event, especially when this comes from a direct message to the mind, such as in a dream, rather than by reasonExtrasensory perception and telepathyPredicting things and intuition precognitive     /-ˈkɒɡ.nɪ.tɪv/ US  /-ˈkɑːɡ.nɪ.t̬ɪv/ adjective She claims she has precognitive abilities and can foresee events.Extrasensory perception and telepathyPredicting things and intuition
(Definition of precognition noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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