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illusionist

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one who practices tricks and illusions for entertainment
  • tried to figure out how the illusionist made his assistant disappear from the stage

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The first known use of illusionist was in 1850

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“Illusionist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illusionist. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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