séance

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French séance (sitting, session).

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Noun[edit]

séance (plural séances)

  1. A ceremony where people try to communicate with the spirits of dead people, usually led by a medium.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

séant +‎ -ance, possibly corresponding to Latin sedentia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /se.ɑ̃s/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: séances
  • Hyphenation: sé‧ance

Noun[edit]

séance f (plural séances)

  1. session

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