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- n. legerdemain; prestidigitation
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Legerdemain; prestidigitation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The playing of legerdemain tricks; a trick of legerdemain; juggling; sleight of hand.
Sometimes they offer themselves to human sight and hearing by mock apparitions in order to foretell the future: and this species is called "prestigiation" because man's eyes are blindfolded
This Fanfar gave lessons in prestigiation, but the people who went up his private stairs were well dressed, and most of them looked like old soldiers.
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