Meaning of “séance” in the English Dictionary

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"séance" in British English

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séancenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈseɪ.ɒns/ us /ˈseɪ.ɑːns/

a meeting where people try to talk with dead people:

They're holding a séance this evening.

(Definition of “séance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"séance" in American English

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séancenoun [ C ]

us /ˈseɪ·ɑns, -ɑ̃s/

a meeting where people try to communicate with the dead, often with the help of someone who claims to have special powers to do this

(Definition of “séance” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)