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incantation
,ɪnkæn'teɪʃən
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A ritual recitation of words or sounds believed to have a magical effect.
Hyphenationin•can•ta•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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咒语zhòuyǔincantation; spell; enchantment; curse
zhòuincantation; magic spell; curse; malediction; to revile; to put a curse on somebody
咒文zhòuwénincantation; spell; to curse
陀罗尼tuó luó níincantation (Sanskrit: dharani); religious chant (promoting virtue and obstructing evil)
真言zhēnyántrue statement; incantation (translates Sanskrit: dharani 陀罗尼)
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