Definition of ideoplastic in English:

ideoplastic

adjective

  • Denoting those physiological or artistic processes which are supposed to be moulded or modified by mental impressions or suggestions.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Daniel Tuke (1827–1895), physician and writer on psychological medicine. From ideo- + plastic, after French idéoplastique. In spiritualistic use after ideoplasm.

Pronunciation

ideoplastic

/ˌʌɪdɪəˈplastɪk//ˌɪdɪəˈplastɪk/