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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The skill or performance of a juggler.
  • n. Trickery; deception.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The art of a juggler (i.e. trickery or deception).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art or act of a juggler; sleight of hand.
  • n. Trickery; imposture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art or performances of a juggler; legerdemain; trickery; hence, imposture; deception.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the performance of a juggler
  • n. artful trickery designed to achieve an end

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