Definition of magistery
1 : a principle of nature having transmuting or curative powers : philosophers' stone he that hath water turned to ashes, hath the Magistery, and the true Philosophers' stone — James Howell
3 obsolete a : precipitate 1 b : any of various white precipitates from metallic solutions a white precipitate of bismuth subnitrate was formerly known as magistery of bismuth
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Origin and Etymology of magistery
Medieval Latin magisterium, from Latin, office of a supervisor, office of tutor or guardian, instruction, from magister master — more at master
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