Con`ju*ra"tion (?), n. [L. conjuratio, cf. F. conjuration.]
The act of calling or summoning by a sacred name, or in solemn manner; the act of binding by an oath; an earnest entreaty; adjuration.
We charge you, in the name of God, take heed; . . .
Under this conjuration speak, my lord.
The act or process of invoking supernatural aid by the use of a magical form of words; the practice of magic arts; incantation; enchantment.
Pretended conjurations and prophecies of that event.
A league for a criminal purpose; conspiracy.
[Obs.] "The conjuration
Sir T. Elyot.
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