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English definition of “mesmeric”

mesmeric

adjective uk   /mezˈmer.ɪk/ literary us  
making you give your attention completely so that you cannot think of anything else: music with a repetitive, slightly mesmeric qualityExciting and interesting
(Definition of mesmeric from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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