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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That is the wondrous transformation of the Philosophers, of body into spirit, and the latter into body, of which there has been left us by the sages the saying, Make the fixed volatile and the volatile fixed, and in this you have your Magistery. Understand this after the following manner: Make the unyielding body tractable, so that by the excellence of the spirit coming together with soul it becomes a most stable body ready to endure all trails.
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