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occult
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
relating to magic
  • I began to think of genii, sylphs, gnomes, in short, of all the ministers of the occult sciences, until I laughed aloud at the freaks of my own imagination.
    Chapters 59-60 (92% in)
  • "Oh, I am aware of that," said Madame de Villefort; "but I have a passion for the occult sciences, which speak to the imagination like poetry, and are reducible to figures, like an algebraic equation; but go on, I beg of you; what you say interests me to the greatest degree."
    Chapters 51-52 (66% in)

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