invultuation

World English Dictionary
invultuation (ɪnˌvʌltʃʊˈeɪʃən)
 
n
the use of or the act of making images of people, animals, etc, for witchcraft
 
[C19: from Medieval Latin invultuāre to make a likeness, from in-² + vultus likeness]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: invulnerate
Next Definition: inwale
Words Near: invultuation
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for invultuation
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing invultuation
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature