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hallucination
American English: /həˌlusəˈneɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /həˌluːsɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of hallucination in Spanish:

noun

(Medicine, Psychology)
  • 1.1 countable (vision) to have hallucinations
    tener alucinaciones
    1.2 uncountable (state)
    alucinaciones (feminine plural)
    Example sentences
    • The cannabis user may have a repeat experience of a previous hallucination.
    • When a person has taken acid they will experience hallucinations and delusions.
    • Both dreams and hallucinations involve intensive activation of the seeking system.

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