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In the middle ages conjuration was regularly practised in Europe, and devils were supposed to appear under decided forms.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
The conjuration being thrice repeated, we are assured the spirit would rise and answer the exorcist's questions.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
In our own country, incantation and conjuration, as already observed, were by no means uncommon.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
This song is repeated again and again without change of motif—it is a conjuration in the form of a song.
ELEMENTS OF FOLK PSYCHOLOGYWILHELM WUNDT
Bergier, Dictionnaire de théologie, under the word Conjuration.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
His luck had turned, but with the Conjuration dAmbroise it returned, and it lasted all winter.
BOUVARD AND PCUCHET, PART 2GUSTAVE FLAUBERT
He then went to prepare himself for the great magical conjuration, by which he hoped to destroy the palefaces, his enemies.
THE PIRATES OF THE PRAIRIESGUSTAVE AIMARD
Over such persons forms of conjuration were pronounced, and this act was called exorcism.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
He had flung it wide to his pupil, but it could not be closed again, as Enistor did not know the necessary conjuration.
A SON OF PERDITIONFERGUS HUME
There was also a long conjuration with a virgin child by which one could learn whatever was desired.
A HISTORY OF THE INQUISITION OF SPAIN; VOL. 4HENRY CHARLES LEA
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CONJURATION

  • abracadabra
  • appeal
  • beseeching
  • calling
  • command
  • conjuration
  • entreaty
  • hocus-pocus
  • hoodoo
  • mumbo jumbo
  • petition
  • rune
  • summons
  • supplication
  • voodoo
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