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[sahy, psahy] /saɪ, psaɪ/
noun, plural psis.
1.
the 23rd letter of the Greek alphabet (Ψ, ψ).
2.
the group of consonant sounds represented by this letter.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English < Greek pseî
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British Dictionary definitions for ψ

psi1

abbreviation
1.
pounds per square inch

psi2

/psaɪ/
noun
1.
the 23rd letter of the Greek alphabet (Ψ, ψ), a composite consonant, transliterated as ps
2.
  1. paranormal or psychic phenomena collectively
  2. (as modifier): psi powers
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Word Origin and History for ψ

psi

n.

23rd letter of the Greek alphabet. Use for "psychic force, paranormal phenomenon" dates from 1942 (probably from psychic (adj.)).

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ψ in Medicine

ψ
The Greek letter psi. Entries beginning with this character are alphabetized under psi.

psi 1 (sī, psī)
n.

Symbol ψ The 23rd letter of the Greek alphabet.

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Related Abbreviations for ψ

psi

pounds per square inch
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