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The supposed process of communicating through means other than the senses, as by the direct exchange of thoughts.

tel′e·path′ic (tĕl′ə-păth′ĭk) adj.
tel′e·path′i·cal·ly adv.
te·lep′a·thist n.
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Noun1.telepathist - someone with the power of communicating thoughts directlytelepathist - someone with the power of communicating thoughts directly
communicator - a person who communicates with others
2.telepathist - a magician who seems to discern the thoughts of another person (usually by clever signals from an accomplice)telepathist - a magician who seems to discern the thoughts of another person (usually by clever signals from an accomplice)
conjurer, conjuror, magician, prestidigitator, illusionist - someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience
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[tɪˈlepəθɪst] Ntelepatista mf


nTelepath(in) m(f); (= believer in telepathy)Telepathiegläubige(r) mf


(təˈlepəθi) noun
the communication of ideas, thoughts etc directly from one person's mind to another person's mind without the use of hearing, sight etc. He knew just what I was thinking – it must have been telepathy.
telepathic (teliˈpӕθik) adjective
teleˈpathically adverb
teˈlepathist noun
a person who studies or practises telepathy.
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