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self-hypnosis

[self-hip-noh-sis, self-] /ˈsɛlf hɪpˈnoʊ sɪs, ˌsɛlf-/
noun
Origin of self-hypnosis
1900-1905
1900-05
Related forms
self-hypnotic
[self-hip-not-ik, self-] /ˈsɛlf hɪpˈnɒt ɪk, ˌsɛlf-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
self-hypnotism
[self-hip-nuh-tiz-uh m] /ˌsɛlfˈhɪp nəˌtɪz əm/ (Show IPA),
noun
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  • Some patients have found biofeedback and self-hypnosis to be effective at reducing the frequency of migraine attacks.
  • Kris can do self-hypnosis, he's so in tune with his body.
  • He or she may learn how to relax, use self-hypnosis, and use physical exercises that release tension.
British Dictionary definitions for self-hypnosis

self-hypnosis

noun
1.
the state or act of hypnotizing oneself
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