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The supposed ability to perceive events and information by means other than the physical senses.
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1. (Psychology) extrasensory perception
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extrasensory perception: perception or communication outside of normal sensory capability, as in telepathy and clairvoyance.
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|Noun||1.||ESP - apparent power to perceive things that are not present to the senses|
parapsychology, psychic phenomena, psychic phenomenon - phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes
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