hypnotize

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hypnotize

[′hip·nə‚tīz]
(psychology)
To induce a state of hypnosis.
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The levels to which an individual can be hypnotisable are also dependent on certain characteristics, creative styles and creative capacity (Manmiller, Kunmar & Pekala, 2010; p.
Bob Large of the Auckland Regional Pain Service said that about 10 to 15 percent of the population was hypnotisable.
A distinction is often made between high and low hypnotisability in patients (19,20) and it has been stated that although between 60 and 85% of patients are readily hypnotisable, only around 15% of patients can achieve the depth of hypnosis needed for surgery without anaesthesia (2).