telekineses

telekinesis

[tel-i-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-]

Origin:
1885–90; tele-1 + -kinesis

telekinetic [tel-i-ki-net-ik, -kahy-] , adjective
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telekinesis (ˌtɛlɪkɪˈniːsɪs, -kaɪ-)
 
n
1.  the movement of a body caused by thought or willpower without the application of a physical force
2.  the ability to cause such movement
 
telekinetic
 
adj

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telekinesis
1890, said to have been coined by Alexander N. Aksakof (1832-1903) Imperial Councilor to the Czar, in Mod.L., lit. "motion at a distance," from tele- + Gk. kinesis "movement, motion," from PIE base *kei- "to move to and fro" (see cite). Translates Ger. Fernwirkung.
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