autohypnosis

autohypnosis
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1893 self-induced and usually automatic hypnosisautohypnotic adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Autohypnosis — is a form of self induced [cite web | last = | first = | title =autohypnosis | url=http://www.britannica.com/eb/article 9000543/autohypnosis | accessdate = 2008 03 18] trance without the aid of a psychiatrist or hypnotist. A psychological… …   Wikipedia

  • autohypnosis — [ôt΄ō hip nō′sis] n. the act of hypnotizing oneself or the state of being so hypnotized autohypnotic [ôt΄ō hipnät′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • autohypnosis — autohypnotic /aw toh hip not ik/, adj. autohypnotically, adv. /aw toh hip noh sis/, n. self induced hypnosis or hypnotic state. [1900 05; AUTO 1 + HYPNOSIS] * * * also called  Self hypnosis,         hypnosis that is self induced. Though feasible… …   Universalium

  • autohypnosis — noun Hypnosis of oneself …   Wiktionary

  • autohypnosis — Self induced hypnosis, accomplished by concentrating on self absorbing thought or on the idea of being hypnotized. SYN: autohypnotism, idiohypnotism. * * * au·to·hyp·no·sis .ȯt ō hip nō səs n, pl no·ses .sēz self induced and usu. automatic… …   Medical dictionary

  • autohypnosis — n. instant hypnosis, self hypnosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • autohypnosis — au•to•hyp•no•sis [[t]ˌɔ toʊ hɪpˈnoʊ sɪs[/t]] n. psl self induced hypnosis or hypnotic state • Etymology: 1900–05 au to•hyp•not′ic ˈnɒt ɪk adj …   From formal English to slang

  • autohypnosis — /ˌɔtoʊhɪpˈnoʊsəs/ (say .awtohhip nohsuhs) noun self induced hypnosis or hypnotic state. –autohypnotic /ˌɔtoʊhɪpˈnɒtɪk/ (say .awtohhip notik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • autohypnosis — autohypnotic /aw toh hip not ik/, adj. autohypnotically, adv. /aw toh hip noh sis/, n. self induced hypnosis or hypnotic state. [1900 05; AUTO 1 + HYPNOSIS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • аутогипноз — (autohypnosis; ауто + гипноз) гипноз, вызываемый у самого себя по собственной воле …   Большой медицинский словарь

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