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English definition of “levitate”

levitate

verb [I or T]     /ˈlev.ɪ.teɪt/
to (cause to) rise and float in the air without any physical supportMovement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftMoving upwardsThe supernatural - general words levitation     /ˌlev.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ noun [U] Movement through the airAviationTravelling by aircraftThe supernatural - general wordsMoving upwards
(Definition of levitate verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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