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mental healing

noun
1.
the healing of a physical ailment or disorder by mental concentration or suggestion.
Origin of mental healing
1885-1890
1885-90
Related forms
mental healer, noun
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  • She may have gotten the mental-healing idea from Quimby—it had been experimented with for ages, and was no one's special property.

    Christian Science Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
British Dictionary definitions for mental-healing

mental healing

noun
1.
the healing of a disorder by mental concentration or suggestion
Derived Forms
mental healer, noun
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