TITLE

phantasmology

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1651
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term phantasmology is presented. The term refers to the study of dreams, phantoms and spiritually derived apparitions. It originates from the term "logos" which means word or reason. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21240511

 

Related Articles

  • hypnopompic.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1046 

    A definition of the term "hypnopompic" is presented, which refers to dreams or visual images persisting after sleep and before complete awakening.

  • daydream.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p534 

    A definition of the medical term "daydream" is presented, which means mental musing or fantasy while awake.

  • phantom.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1651 

    Several definitions of the medical term phantom are presented. The term refers to an apparition. It also means a model of the body or of one of its parts. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • oneirology.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1520 

    A definition of the medical term "oneirology" is presented. Oneirology refers to the scientific study of dreams. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • oneirism.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1520 

    A definition of the medical term "oneirism" is presented. Oneirism refers to a dreamlike hallucination in a waking state. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • dream.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p634 

    A definition of the medical term "dream" is presented. Dream refers to the occurrence of ideas, emotions, visual imagery, and other sensations during sleep. Some dreams may be recalled on awakening; others may not be. This definition is taken from "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary,"...

  • dream state.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p634 

    A definition of the medical term "dream state" is presented. Dream state refers to the state of diminished consciousness in which the surroundings are perceived as if in a dream. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of...

  • oneiric.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1520 

    A definition of the medical term "oneiric" is presented. Oneiric is an adjective that means resembling, relating to, or accompanied by dreams. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • Africa, sub-Saharan.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p52 

    A definition of the term Africa, sub-Saharan is presented. Sub-Saharan Africa is the large region of Africa that lies just south of the Sahara desert. Common infections in this region include malaria, meningitis, tuberculosis, and HIV. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics