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telesthesia

[tuh l-uh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh] /ˌtəl əsˈθi ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə/
noun
1.
sensation or perception received at a distance without the normal operation of the recognized sense organs.
Also, telaesthesia.
Origin of telesthesia
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; tel-1 + esthesia
Related forms
telesthetic
[tel-uh s-thet-ik] /ˌtɛl əsˈθɛt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for telesthetic

telesthesia

/ˌtɛlɪsˈθiːzɪə/
noun
1.
the usual US spelling of telaesthesia
Derived Forms
telesthetic (ˌtɛlɪsˈθɛtɪk) adjective
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