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[hypno- + Greek paideia, education; see encyclopedia.]


- Teaching during sleep.
See also related terms for teaching.

hypnopedia, hypnopaedia

the art or process of learning while asleep by means of lessons recorded on disk or tapes.
See also: Sleep
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypnopedia - teaching during sleep (as by using recordings to teach a foreign language to someone who is asleep)
teaching, pedagogy, instruction - the profession of a teacher; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"