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English definition of “hypnosis”


noun [U]     /hɪpˈnəʊsɪs/
a mental state like sleep , in which a person's thoughts can be easily influenced by someone else : Police placed witnesses under hypnosis in an effort to gain additional information .Alternative and traditional therapiesLosing consciousness
(Definition of hypnosis noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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