supernatural accomplishment by invocation or spell.
the practice of legerdemain.
supplication; solemn entreaty.
Origin: 1350–1400;Middle Englishconjuracio(u)n (< Anglo-French) < Latinconjūrātiōn- (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
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).