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ex·tra·sen·so·ry

(eks'tră-sen'sō'rē),
Outside or beyond the ordinary senses; not limited to the senses, as in extrasensory perception.

extrasensory

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

extrasensory

[-sen′sərē]
Etymology: L, extra + sentire, to feel
pertaining to alleged awareness of events that cannot be observed by any of the five basic senses. It includes telepathy, clairvoyance, and psychokinesis.

ex·tra·sen·so·ry

(eks'tră-sen'sŏr-ē)
Outside or beyond the ordinary senses; not limited to the senses, as in extrasensory perception
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