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English definition of “enchantress”

enchantress

noun [C]     /ɪnˈtʃɑːn.trəs/ US  /-ˈtʃæn-/
a woman with magical powersPeople who perform magic or have paranormal abilities literary an extremely attractive and interesting womanPeople having good qualities
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