POSTCOGNITION

noun. with regard to parapsychology, the experiencing of a past occurrence as if it were happening now. In a test of postcognition, the involved party would be asked to guess the result of a previous group of trials involving zener cards or like stimulant materials.

POSTCOGNITION: "Postcognition is sometimes referred to as retrocognition."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "POSTCOGNITION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/postcognition/ (accessed October 13, 2019).
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