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  • n. In the anc. Gr. theater, the auditorium; the cavea. See cuts under cavea and diazoma.

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  • also, "the name given to luminiferous ether (æther) by Theosophists Annie Besant and Charles W. Leadbeater in their book Occult Chemistry (1919)." — Answers.com

    October 3, 2011