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crystal ball

noun

Simple Definition of crystal ball

  • : a clear glass ball in which some people say they can see the future by using magic

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of crystal ball

  1. 1 :  a sphere especially of quartz crystal traditionally used by fortune-tellers

  2. 2 :  a means or method of predicting future events

1848

First Known Use of crystal ball

1848


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