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radionics

Syllabification: ra·di·on·ics
Pronunciation: /ˌrādēˈäniks
 
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Definition of radionics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
A system of alternative medicine based on the supposition that detectable electromagnetic radiation emitted by living matter can be interpreted diagnostically and transmitted to treat illness at a distance by complex electrical instruments.
Example sentences
  • Psionic medicine is a simpler version of radionics that is primarily based on the use of a device such as the pendulum.
  • He is a highly qualified and indeed decorated physician, who should know better than to recommend dowsing, crystal therapy, and radionics to NHS patients
  • Since radionics is primarily a holistic approach, treating the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual, the chances of helping people on their evolutionary path is much higher than with other therapies.

Origin

1940s: from radio- 'radiation', on the pattern of electronics.

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