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precognition

noun [U] uk   /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 reason
precognitive
adjective uk   /-ˈkɒɡ.nɪ.tɪv/  us   /-ˈkɑːɡ.nɪ.t̬ɪv/
She claims she has precognitive abilities and can foresee events.
Translations of “precognition”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指透過夢境等得到的)預知,早知…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指通过梦境等得到的)预知,早知…
(Definition of precognition from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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