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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Od’yle (2 syl.).
 
That which emanates from a medium to produce the several phenomena connected with mesmerism, spirit-rapping, table-turning, and so on. The productions of these “manifestations” is sometimes called od’ylism. Baron Reichenbach called it Od force, a force which becomes manifest wherever chemical action is going on.   1
 


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