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Related to levitation: magnetic levitation
intr. & tr.v. lev·i·tat·ed, lev·i·tat·ing, lev·i·tates
To rise or cause to rise into the air and float in apparent defiance of gravity.
[From Latin levis, light (on the model of gravitate); see levity.]
the process of rising or being raised in the air.See also: Processes
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|Noun||1.||levitation - the phenomenon of a person or thing rising into the air by apparently supernatural means|
phenomenon - any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning
|2.||levitation - movement upward in virtue of lightness|
gravitation - movement downward resulting from gravitational attraction; "irrigation by gravitation rather than by pumps"
|3.||levitation - the act of raising (a body) from the ground by presumably spiritualistic means|