Definition of neurolinguistic programming in English:

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neurolinguistic programming

Pronunciation: /ˌn(y)o͝orōˌliNGˌɡwistik ˈprōˌɡramiNG/
(abbreviation NLP)

noun

A system of alternative therapy intended to educate people in self-awareness and effective communication, and to model and change their patterns of mental and emotional behavior.
Example sentences
  • I'm looking for more on this, Hypnosis as Sedation Alternative, and anything on neurolinguistic programming and controlling sensation.
  • It's all based on ‘an adaptation of neurolinguistic programming, a school of hypnosis holding that one can communicate with the subconscious through seemingly normal conversation.’
  • Likening an overfondness for messaging to alcoholism and drug addiction, the clinic offers to ‘cure’ keypad addicts through hypnotherapy and something called neurolinguistic programming.

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Syllabification: neu·ro·lin·guis·tic pro·gram·ming

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