telekinesis


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telekinesis

 [tel″ĕ-ki-ne´sis]
1. movement of an object produced without contact.
2. the ability to produce such movement. adj., adj telekinet´ic.

telekinesis

The alleged movement of objects through space without physically apparent cause, a phenomenon said to be accomplished by thought alone. There are no scientifically documented cases of telekinesis.

telekinesis

The alleged movement of objects other than by the application of force. Telekinesis is one of the claimed, but undemonstrated, phenomena of parapsychology.
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The Nazi regime firstly, and subsequently World War II, brought along not only a gap of several years but also a shift in paradigms, psychokinesis replacing telekinesis (which is not merely a change in wording).
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As long as the prom doesn't end up like that scene from Carrie - where a girl is doused in pig blood and starts flinging people around the room through telekinesis - I'll be happy.
From telekinesis to jumping great distances to being able to read minds, Harry has a wonderful time trying to figure out which power will appear next.
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Carrie Blood, guts and telekinesis powers, it could only be another Stephen King novel turned cult classic.
Bulut, a journalist and financial analyst, shot to fame in 2013 after he blamed anti-government Gezi Park protestors for "attempting to topple Erdoy-an via telekinesis." Then Turkey's prime minister, Erdoy-an appointed Bulut as an economic advisor in July, a few weeks after the Gezi Park protests subsided.
Well, most of it – the Bible bashing, demented mom (a nice level of crazy from Julianne Moore), the maltreatment from Carrie's classmates, the bucket of pig's blood, the human dartboard, spectacular telekinesis and the prom night horror.
A treat bigger arguably than the climax comes when Drummond seemingly breaks the hallowed magic circle by dismantling the illusion of telekinesis to the delight of the audience - having given them the choice beforehand.
Ailler's book rings all the changes in New Age thinking, taking such concepts as auras, philo-physics, infoseuticals, and telekinesis as givens in the pursuit of mental and physical well-being.
You have five elemental spells (Earth, Ice, Fire, Wind and Lightning) in your armoury, as well as Finn's standard Arcane Bolt attack and context-sensitive spells such as Telekinesis. Also included are dozens of potions and numerous other items to collect.