posthypnotic

[ pohst-hip-not-ik ]
/ ˌpoʊst hɪpˈnɒt ɪk /
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adjective

of or relating to the period after hypnosis.
(of a suggestion) made during hypnosis so as to be effective after awakening.

Nearby words

  1. posthitis,
  2. posthole,
  3. posthole digger,
  4. postholith,
  5. posthumous,
  6. posthypnotic suggestion,
  7. posthypoglycemic hyperglycemia,
  8. postical,
  9. postiche,
  10. posticous

Origin of posthypnotic

First recorded in 1885–90; post- + hypnotic

Related formspost·hyp·not·i·cal·ly, adverb

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Medicine definitions for posthypnotic

posthypnotic

[ pōst′hĭp-nŏtĭk ]

adj.

Following hypnotism.

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