pyrokinesis

[ pahy-roh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy- ]
/ ˌpaɪ roʊ kɪˈni sɪs, -kaɪ- /

noun (in science fiction)

the ability to set objects or people on fire through the concentration of psychic power.

Origin of pyrokinesis

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py·ro·ki·net·ic [pahy-roh-ki-net-ik, -kahy-] /ˌpaɪ roʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪk, -kaɪ-/, adjective
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