oneirism

[ ō-nīrĭz′əm ]

n.

An abnormal state of consciousness in which dreamlike, often disturbing illusions are experienced while awake.

Nearby words

  1. onega, lake,
  2. oneida,
  3. oneida community,
  4. oneida lake,
  5. oneiric,
  6. oneiro-,
  7. oneirocritic,
  8. oneirocritical,
  9. oneirocriticism,
  10. oneirodynia


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