narcoanalysis


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narcoanalysis

[¦när·kō·ə′nal·ə·səs]
(psychology)
Induction of a reversible sleep by intravenous injections of drugs such as amobarbital or thiopental sodium in order to elicit memories and feelings not expressed by the person in a wakeful state because of resistance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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During its long investigation, the CBI had questioned an array of suspects and put them through lie- detector and narcoanalysis tests.
The apex court had ruled that no person could be forced and subjected to a narcoanalysis, brain mapping or polygraph test involuntarily as doing so amounts to unwar ranted intrusion of personal liberty and violates Article 20 ( 3) of the Constitution, which prohibits self- incrimination.
" Why would we conduct a narcoanalysis test on the parents if we do not treat them as suspects?" he asked.