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ex·tra·sen·so·ry

 (ĕk′strə-sĕn′sə-rē)
adj.
Being outside the normal range or bounds of the senses.

extrasensory

(ˌɛkstrəˈsɛnsərɪ)
adj
(Psychology) of or relating to extrasensory perception

ex•tra•sen•so•ry

(ˌɛk strəˈsɛn sə ri)

adj.
outside one's normal sense perception.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extrasensory - seemingly outside normal sensory channels
paranormal - not in accordance with scientific laws; "what seemed to be paranormal manifestations"
sensorial, sensory - involving or derived from the senses; "sensory experience"; "sensory channels"

extrasensory

adjective
Of, coming from, or relating to forces or beings that exist outside the natural world:
Translations
mimosmyslový

extrasensory

[ˈekstrəˈsensərɪ]
A. ADJextrasensorial
B. CPD extrasensory perception Npercepción f extrasensorial

extrasensory

adjaußersinnlich; extrasensory perceptionaußersinnliche Wahrnehmung
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May, who specializes in anomalous cognition research and was the former director of the Star Gate program, and Marwaha, a researcher in Indian psychology and the synthesis of the cognitive sciences and anomalous cognition research, provide reports of the US government program Star Gate, which researched the validity of extrasensory perception and parapsychology and their applications to problems of US national security, and present its scientific results from the data: establishing the validity of remote viewing, identifying the characteristics of remote viewing targets including their entropic properties, the establishment of a heuristic model, and the creation of a comprehensive model of precognition grounded in a signal model based in physics and the neurosciences.
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