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incantation
used in Frankenstein

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Definition words believed to have a magical effect when they are said aloud; or the saying of such words
  • The raising of ghosts or devils was a promise liberally accorded by my favourite authors, the fulfilment of which I most eagerly sought; and if my incantations were always unsuccessful, I attributed the failure rather to my own inexperience and mistake than to a want of skill or fidelity in my instructors.
    Chapter 2 (74% in)

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