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psychotronics

Syllabification: psy·cho·tron·ics
Pronunciation: /ˌsīkəˈträniks
 
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Definition of psychotronics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
A particular branch of parapsychology that supposes an energy or force to emanate from living organisms and affect matter.
Example sentences
  • One major difference between Russia and the West appears to be that the Russians are regularly using psychotronics for beneficial purposes, while non-Russian governments steadfastly maintain that psychotronics "doesn't work".
  • However, the Soviets were not conducting research into what the West means by ‘psychic research.’ The term for their general concept of the research was ‘psychotronics.’

Origin

1970s: from psycho-, on the pattern of electronics.

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