spirit rapping

noun Spiritualism.
  1. a form of communication between living persons and the spirits of deceased persons by tapping out messages on a table, board, or the like.

Origin of spirit rapping

An Americanism dating back to 1850–55
Related formsspirit rapper, noun
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