Meaning of hypnodrama

hyp•no•dra•ma

Pronunciation: (hip'nu-drä"mu, -dram"u), [key]
— n. Psychiatry.
  1. the acting out of a traumatic experience, under hypnosis, by a person undergoing psychotherapy.
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