magistery


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magistery

(ˈmædʒɪstərɪ; -trɪ)
n, pl -teries
1. (Alchemy) an agency or substance, such as the philosopher's stone, believed to transmute other substances
2. (Alchemy) any substance capable of healing
[C16: from Medieval Latin magisterium, from Latin: mastery, from magister master]
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