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English definition of “psychokinesis”


noun [U]     /ˌsaɪ.kəʊ.kɪˈniː.sɪs/ US  /-koʊ-/
changing the state or position of a physical object , using only the power of the mind Extrasensory perception and telepathy psychokinetic     /-ˈnet.ɪk/ US  /-ˈnet̬.ɪk/ adjective Extrasensory perception and telepathy
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