prestigiation

noun pres·tig·i·a·tion \preˌstijēˈāshən\

Definition of prestigiation

plural

-s

archaic

  1. :  the performance of tricks of magic or illusion

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Origin and Etymology of prestigiation

Late Latin praestigiatus (past participle of praestigiare to do conjurer's tricks, from Latin praestigiae) + English -ion


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