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esbat

[es-bat] /ˈɛs bæt/
noun
1.
a convocation of witches.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; apparently a contemporary borrowing of Old French esbat amusement, diversion (French ébat), derivative of esbattre frolic, equivalent to es- ex- + battre < Latin battuere pound, beat; compare obsolete English esbatement amusement
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