visual hallucination

noun
illusory visual perception
Hypernyms: ↑hallucination
Hyponyms: ↑chromatism, ↑pink elephants, ↑zoopsia

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • geometric visual hallucination —    see geometric hallucination …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • Hallucination — For other uses, see Hallucination (disambiguation). Hallucination Classification and external resources My eyes at the moment of the apparitions by August Natterer …   Wikipedia

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