cryptesthesia

[krip-tuh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh]

noun Psychology.

allegedly paranormal perception, as clairvoyance or clairaudience.

Origin of cryptesthesia

First recorded in 1920–25; crypt(o)- + esthesia
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cryptesthesia in Medicine

cryptesthesia

n.

A mode of paranormal perception, such as clairvoyance.
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