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necromancynoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈnek.rə.mæn.si/
the ​act of ​communicating with the ​dead in ​order to ​discover what is going to ​happen in the ​future, or ​blackmagic (= ​magic used for ​badpurposes)
necromancer
noun [C] uk   /-sər/  us   /-sɚ/
(Definition of necromancy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “necromancy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 通灵术, (招亡魂问卜的)巫术, 妖术…
in Chinese (Traditional) 通靈術,(招亡魂問卜的)巫術, 妖術…
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