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English definition of “voodoo”

voodoo

noun [U]     /ˈvuː.duː/
a type of religion involving magic and the worship of spirits (= people who cannot be seen ), especially common in HaitiMagic informal bad luck : They felt as if there was some sort of voodoo on the band , because everything just went wrong .Good luck and bad luck
(Definition of voodoo noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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