con juration

conjuration

[kon-juh-rey-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act of calling on or invoking a sacred name.
2.
an incantation; magical charm.
3.
supernatural accomplishment by invocation or spell.
4.
the practice of legerdemain.
5.
supplication; solemn entreaty.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English conjuracio(u)n (< Anglo-French) < Latin conjūrātiōn- (stem of conjūrātiō), equivalent to conjūrāt(us), past participle of conjūrāre to swear together (con- con- + jūr- (stem of jūs) right, justice, duty + -ātus -ate1) + -iōn- -ion

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conjuration (ˌkɒndʒʊˈreɪʃən)
 
n
1.  a magic spell; incantation
2.  a less common word for conjuring
3.  archaic supplication; entreaty

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conjuration
late 14c., coniuracioun, "conspiracy" (now obs.), also "a calling upon something supernatural," from O.Fr. conjuration, from L. conjurationem "a swearing together, conspiracy," noun of action from conjurare (see conjure).
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