hypnology


hypnology
hypnology [hip näl′ə jē]
n.
[ HYPNO- + -LOGY]
the science dealing with sleep and hypnotism

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  • Hypnology — Hyp*nol o*gy, n. [Gr. ? sleep + logy.] A treatise on sleep; the doctrine of sleep. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hypnology — hypnologic /hip nl oj ik/, hypnological, adj. hypnologist, n. /hip nol euh jee/, n. the science dealing with the phenomena of sleep. [1885 90; HYPNO + LOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • hypnology — hyp·nol·o·gy hip näl ə jē n the scientific study of sleep and hypnotic phenomena * * * hyp·nol·o·gy (hip nolґə je) somnology …   Medical dictionary

  • hypnology — study of sleep; study of hypnosis Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • hypnology — n. scientific study of sleep or hypnosis; formal systematic treatment of sleep …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypnology — hyp·nol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • hypnology — hyp•nol•o•gy [[t]hɪpˈnɒl ə dʒi[/t]] n. phl the science dealing with the phenomena of sleep • Etymology: 1885–90 hyp no•log′ic nlˈɒdʒ ɪk hyp no•log′i•cal, adj. hyp•nol′o•gist, n …   From formal English to slang

  • hypnology — /hɪpˈnɒlədʒi/ (say hip noluhjee) noun the systematic study dealing with the phenomena of sleep or hypnosis. –hypnologic /hɪpnəˈlɒdʒɪk/ (say hipnuh lojik), hypnological /hɪpnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (say hipnuh lojikuhl), adjective –hypnologist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • hypnology —   n. study of sleep and hypnosis.    ♦ hypnologic(al), a.    ♦ hypnologist, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • hypnology — n. the science of the phenomena of sleep. Derivatives: hypnologist n. * * * hipˈnäləjē noun ( es) Etymology: hypn + logy : the scientific study of sleep and hypnotic phenomena * * * hypnologic /hip nl oj ik/, hypnological, adj. hypnologist, n.… …   Useful english dictionary