from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An feat of illusion performed by an illusionist, which appears magical to naive observers.

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  • noun A remarkable act carried out purportedly by magical means but actually by trickery or illusion, generally as a form of entertainment.

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  • noun an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers


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