Definition of parapsychological in US English:

parapsychological

adjective

  • See parapsychology

    • ‘No parapsychologists or authors publishing in parapsychological journals were cited.’
    • ‘This is one of the most complete overviews of what may be subsumed under the rubric of psychokinesis, the parapsychological term for the influence of mind over matter without using any sensory modalities.’
    • ‘He studied Spiritism and its possible psychosocial and parapsychological aspects.’
    • ‘It would seem that the issues concerning the dynamics between those involved in an experimental situation discussed above are further indications that interpersonal factors are important in parapsychological research.’
    • ‘He gets the life energy and even certain parapsychological gifts, clairvoyance and so on, connected with the archetype.’

Pronunciation

parapsychological

/ˌperəˌsīkəˈläjək(ə)l//ˌpɛrəˌsaɪkəˈlɑdʒək(ə)l/