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metempsychosis

me·tem·psy·cho·sis

metempsychosis

pronunciation:
m tem saI ko sihs [or] m temp saI ko sihs [or] me tem saI ko sihs
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part of speech: noun
inflections: metempsychoses
definition: the transmigration of the soul of a dead person or animal into the living body of another.
derivations: metempsychosic (adj.), metempsychosical (adj.)