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hyp·no·gen·e·sis

 (hĭp′nō-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The process of inducing or entering sleep or a hypnotic state.

hyp′no·ge·net′ic (-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.
hyp′no·ge·net′i·cal·ly adv.
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hypnogenesis

(ˌhɪpnəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
n
(Psychology) psychol the induction of sleep or hypnosis
hypnogenetic adj
ˌhypnogeˈnetically adv
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hypnogenesis

the process of inducing a state of hypnosis. — hypnogenetic, adj.
See also: Hypnosis
the process of producing a hypnotic condition or state of hypnosis. — hypnogenetic, adj.
See also: Psychology
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Noun1.hypnogenesis - the induction of sleep or hypnosis
induction - the act of bringing about something (especially at an early time); "the induction of an anesthetic state"
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