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(Italian kaʎˈʎostro)
(Biography) Count Alessandro di (alesˈsandro di), original name Giuseppe Balsamo. 1743–95, Italian adventurer and magician, who was imprisoned for life by the Inquisition for his association with freemasonry


(kælˈyoʊ stroʊ)

Count Alessandro di, (Giuseppe Balsamo), 1743–95, Italian adventurer and impostor.
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Noun1.Cagliostro - Italian who was famous as a magician and alchemist (1743-1795)Cagliostro - Italian who was famous as a magician and alchemist (1743-1795)
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Being no disciple of Cagliostro, I was wholly unable to do this; so, by way of getting out of the scrape, I said, `Ask Morcerf; he has got the whole history of his beloved Monte Cristo at his fingers' ends;' whereupon the baroness signified her desire to see you.
He is too fictitious to be real and yet, like a modern Cagliostro, he stands for real persons who engage in all sorts of devious plans and spread misinformation that affect millions of people.
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Then the memorial plaque that said Count Cagliostro had lived there became clearly visible.
Schunzel later directed Veidt in Der Graf von Cagliostro (1920).
The second strain, the primitive, manifested itself in the eighteenth century in visionaries like Cagliostro and Swedenborg and secret societies.
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