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  1. extrasensory perception: perception or communication outside of normal sensory capability, as in telepathy and clairvoyance.

esp.

  1. especially.
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esp

abbreviation for
  1. especially

ESP

abbreviation for
  1. extrasensory perception
  2. English for Specific (or Special) Purposes: the technique of teaching English to students who need it for a particular purpose, such as business dealings
  3. electronic stability programme: an electronic system that automatically stabilizes a road vehicle that is being oversteered or is in danger of rolling over by selectively applying individual brakes
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Word Origin and History for esp

ESP

n.

1934, initialism for extra-sensory perception.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

esp in Medicine

ESP

abbr.
  1. extrasensory perception
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