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paranormal

adjective Pertaining or relating to phenomena (e.g., clairvoyance, precognition, telekinesis, telepathy) which are not explained by natural laws and principles of the physical universe.

paranormal

(pa-ra-nor-mal)
1. Pert. to experiences that are not explainable scientifically. See: extrasensory perception;
2. Moderately abnormal.
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Based in Pontypridd, the group, which is made up of volunteers, says it is dedicated to investigating "any reported incidents of paranormal activity, ghosts and hauntings".
Chapter two discusses "Paranoid and Paranormal Precursors from the 1960s to the 1990s," setting up the cultural and subcultural context out of which programs like The X-Files grew.
All good things must come to an end, though, along with the release of the last of the series, "Paranormal Activity 5: The Ghost Dimension," this month.
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Author Rebecca, from Hemlington, Middlesbrough, runs a vintage and antique jewellery company by day and is a paranormal investigator by night.
A paranormal investigation captured twenty-four different voices cursing, moaning, and saying things such as "Help!" and "Bad Shape!" on digital recorders.
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The results suggest that intolerance of uncertainty appears to be associated with paranormal beliefs in general and beliefs in precognition more specifically.
Making critical surveys, scholars of humanities and social sciences from Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Benin, and Burkina Faso examine the emergence, circulation, and social significance of occult and paranormal phenomena in West Africa, which have mushroomed with socio-economic globalization and economic neoliberalism.
Tricia Robertson, secretary of The Scottish Society for Psychical Research charity, claimed around one in five Scots will have had some sort of paranormal experience or know someone who has.
The fourth pic's overseas debut rang in at more than 11% ahead of "Paranormal 2" and nearly 25% above "Paranormal 3" from the same group of territories.