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  • adj. Of, relating to, or using telepathy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to telepathy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. communicating without apparent physical signals


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  • It's telepathic training wheels -- that is, it's a very early stage on the way to the REALLY big next big thing -- brain-to-brain telepathic transfer.

    December 2002

  • Many of the so-called telepathic or spiritualistic phenomena may in this way be accounted for, just as I shall explain

    With Sabre and Scalpel. The Autobiography of a Soldier and Surgeon

  • Its purported "telepathic" properties don't necessarily make it an alien artifact; it could just as easily have been a clever psy-ops ploy.

    Posthuman Blues

  • The "Red Room," the symbolic lightning bolt when it's included, Rochester's "telepathic" connection to Jane, and so forth frequently appear uncomfortably comical--especially when, as is usually the case, the filmmaker strips the narrative of its theological underpinnings and turns it into a straightforward twentieth- or twenty-first century romance.

    The Little Professor:

  • Arkonide brains-and in particular as carefully trained a brain as Khrest's-had no difficulty in resisting any kind of telepathic or hypnotic influence.

    Menace of the Mutant Master

  • The other alternative is that of clairvoyance in those present followed by projection by them to the animal of the idea obtained clairvoyantly; or else of a "telepathic" projection of the sense-impression from the animal to the bystanders, with return of the reply from the latter to the former.

    Lola or, The Thought and Speech of Animals

  • Even psychologists by profession seemed for a time to be willing to accept the hypothesis of some "telepathic" transmission of thought from the investigators to the Elberfeld horses.

    Lola or, The Thought and Speech of Animals

  • Once I saw this antagonism, guided by some kind of telepathic divination, take a form of brutal phantasy.

    Four Years

  • I consider the evidence of entire independence, apart from possible "telepathic" causation, completely water-proof, airtight, incombustible, and unassailable.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Works

  • In 1998, the DIA's key psychic, Ingo Swann, who held TOP SECRET clearance for his role in developing the military psychic spy unit, published an account of his personal involvement with a secret black operation and extraterrestrial visitors who looked remarkably human, but possessed penetrating 'telepathic' powers.

    American Chronicle


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