Definition of out-of-body experience in English:

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out-of-body experience

noun

A sensation of being outside one’s own body, typically of floating and being able to observe oneself from a distance.
Example sentences
  • If near-death experiences and out-of-body experiences don't come from the brain, where is consciousness based?
  • Perhaps this explains why so many people from different backgrounds report similar sensations with out-of-body experiences.
  • This book covers parapsychology, out-of-body experiences, ghosts, near-death experiences, UFOs, creationism, and astrology.

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Syllabification: out-of-bod·y ex·pe·ri·ence

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