orgone box

[ awr-gohn ]
/ ˈɔr goʊn /


a cabinetlike device constructed of layers of wood and other materials, as tin, claimed by its inventor, Wilhelm Reich, to restore orgone energy to persons sitting in it, thereby aiding in the cure of impotence, cancer, the common cold, etc.

Origin of orgone box

1940–45; probably org(anism) + -one
Also called or·gone-en·er·gy accu·mulator [awr-gohn-en-er-jee] /ˈɔr goʊnˌɛn ər dʒi/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019