hypnodrama

[ hip-nuh-drah-muh, -dram-uh ]
/ ˈhɪp nəˌdrɑ mə, -ˌdræm ə /

noun Psychiatry.

the acting out of a traumatic experience, under hypnosis, by a person undergoing psychotherapy.

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Origin of hypnodrama

First recorded in 1965–70; hypno- + drama
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