Lucidity

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Lucidity

A faculty by which paranormal knowledge may be obtained. It is a collective term for the phenomena of clairvoyance, clairaudience, psychometry, and premonitions. It was first used by experimenters describing the condition of senses in relation to the phenomena of animal magnetism and mesmerism but was later used by French psychical researchers. It has generally been replaced in recent decades by ESP, or extrasensory perception.