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illusions

noun
plural of illusion

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1 a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality
  • the magician specializes in creating illusions, so that people believe they have seen something when they really haven't

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“Illusions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illusions. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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