hypnopaedia


hypnopaedia
[ˌhɪpnəʊ'pi:dɪə]
(US hypnopedia)
noun learning by hearing while asleep or under hypnosis.
Origin
1930s: from hypno- + Gk paideia 'learning'.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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