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parapsychologynoun [U]

uk   /ˌpær.ə.saɪˈkɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /ˌper.ə.saɪˈkɑː.lə-/
the ​study of ​mentalabilities, such as ​knowing the ​future or ​telepathy, that ​seem to go against or be ​outside the ​knownlaws of ​nature and ​science
(Definition of parapsychology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parapsychology”
in Chinese (Simplified) 通灵学, 心理玄学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 心靈學, 超心理學…
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