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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The study of the evidence for psychological phenomena, such as telepathy, clairvoyance, and psychokinesis, that are inexplicable by science.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The field of study concerned with psychological phenomena not explainable by the laws of physics, especially extrasensory perception, telepathy, psychokinesis, precognition, and clairvoyance.

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  • noun The study of that which cannot yet be explained; psychic or occult phenomena, such as telepathy and ghosts.

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  • noun phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes

Etymologies

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From para- (after paranormal) + psychology.

Examples

  • The word parapsychology was coined by German philosopher Max Dessoir, while still a student.

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  • The word parapsychology was coined by German philosopher Max Dessoir, while still a student.

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  • The word parapsychology was coined by German philosopher Max Dessoir, while still a student.

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  • We need to remember that what we call parapsychology today has a history that is far older than the scientific method we demand to verify it.

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  • We need to remember that what we call parapsychology today has a history that is far older than the scientific method we demand to verify it.

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  • We need to remember that what we call parapsychology today has a history that is far older than the scientific method we demand to verify it.

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  • In a recent very scholarly 843-page anthology titled The Nature of Consciousness I found in the index one trivial reference to the word parapsychology.

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  • In a recent very scholarly 843-page anthology titled The Nature of Consciousness I found in the index one trivial reference to the word parapsychology.

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  • In a recent very scholarly 843-page anthology titled The Nature of Consciousness I found in the index one trivial reference to the word parapsychology.

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  • J.B. Rhine, who actually coined the term parapsychology, along with his colleagues sought to uncover the truth about various phenomena using scientific methods.

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