thought transference


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thought transference

n
(Psychology) psychol another name for telepathy
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Noun1.thought transference - apparent communication from one mind to another without using sensory perceptionsthought transference - apparent communication from one mind to another without using sensory perceptions
References in classic literature ?
As he closed the door of my chamber behind him his thoughts were cut off from me as was the sight of him, which seemed strange to me in my little knowledge of thought transference.
Amazing Dio was always fascinated with what he calls mind-magic -- hence the name of his show -- the art of mind reading effects, mind control methods and, in particular, thought transference.
The authors world-building is complex and well thought out, but details about it and various characters' unique abilities--including thought transference, clairvoyance, and the power of psi, the ability to move things via thought--are often repeated and overdescribed, resulting in a sluggish exposition that readers will need to tolerate before the pace picks up and suspense and tension build.