someone who studies the evidence for such psychological phenomena as psychokinesis and telepathy and clairvoyance
Derivationally related forms: ↑parapsychology
Hypernyms: ↑psychologist
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Rhine, ↑J. B. Rhine, ↑Joseph Banks Rhine

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\\“+\ noun
: a specialist in parapsychology

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parapsycholˈogist noun
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Main Entry:parapsychism

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