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Latin effascinatio.


effascination (plural effascinations)

  1. (obsolete) A charming; a state of being bewitched or deluded.
    • Thomas Heywood, The royall king and the loyall subject.
      If in myne eies there be effaſcination,
      How comes it there is no ſuch alteration...

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for effascination in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)