/hɪpnoʊˈpidiə/ (say hipnoh'peedeeuh)

a method of teaching in which a person learns through hearing spoken words while asleep.
Also, hypnopedia. {hypno- + Greek paideia education}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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