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      acronym for "out-of-body experience".

    "out-of-body experience"
      [acronym: OBE] an experience in which a person feels detached from their physical body. Often after such an experience, the person will report experiences of floating and flying to distant places and/or viewing their physical body from an outside view; often associated with near-death experiences.

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