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telegnosis

[tel-uh-noh-sis, tel-ig-] /ˌtɛl əˈnoʊ sɪs, ˌtɛl ɪg-/
noun
1.
supernatural or occult knowledge; clairvoyance.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; tele-1 + -gnosis
Related forms
telegnostic
[tel-uh-nos-tik, tel-ig-] /ˌtɛl əˈnɒs tɪk, ˌtɛl ɪg-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for telegnoses

telegnosis

/ˌtɛləˈnəʊsɪs; ˌtɛləɡ-/
noun
1.
knowledge about distant events alleged to have been obtained without the use of any normal sensory mechanism Compare clairvoyance
Derived Forms
telegnostic (ˌtɛləˈnɒstɪk; ˌtɛləɡ-) adjective
Word Origin
C20: from tele- + -gnosis, from Greek gnōsis knowledge
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