Definition of statuvolism in English:

statuvolism

noun

historical
  • A state of trance brought about by one's own efforts; self-hypnosis.

Origin

Late 19th century. From classical Latin status state + vol-, stem of velle to will + -ism; coined by W. B. Fahnestock.

Pronunciation

statuvolism

/staˈtʃuːvəlɪz(ə)m//staˈtjuːvəlɪz(ə)m/