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Well, tell me, does the influence outlast the mesmeric condition?

But mesmeric influence, whatever it may mean, is entirely independent of sleep.

His father said: “It really seems like a case of mesmeric influence.”

His strangeness, wildness, the mesmeric pull of his passion for her, his music!

I said, when they were all in the mesmeric trance; here you are in my dime museum.

Neither hypnotism nor mesmeric control are elements in true mind-healing.

The star held her gaze as though it possessed some mesmeric power.

Knowing this, you can place any person in a mesmeric sleep, and then be able to do with him as you will.

And with a wave of the hand he began anew to plunge her into the mesmeric sleep.

Nevertheless, in her mesmeric sleep, she is submissive as you are.

WORD ORIGIN

"pertaining to mesmerism," 1829; see mesmerism + -ic.

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