hypnopaedia

/ (ˌhɪpnəʊˈpiːdɪə) /

noun

the learning of lessons heard during sleep

Nearby words

  1. hypnoid,
  2. hypnoidal,
  3. hypnolepsy,
  4. hypnology,
  5. hypnone,
  6. hypnopedia,
  7. hypnophobia,
  8. hypnopompic,
  9. hypnos,
  10. hypnosis

Word Origin for hypnopaedia

C20: from hypno- + Greek paideia education

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