malefice


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malefice

(ˈmælɪfɪs)
n
a wicked deed or enchantment
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It would save the men, the ship, break the spell by its medicinal virtue, make time of no account, the weather but a passing worry and, like a magic powder working against mysterious malefices, se- cure the first passage of my first command against the evil powers of calms and pestilence.
Le manitou du malefice tire sa reverence et libere son trone ehonte.
Iron Man, ce double qui a ete un benefice, represente donc aussi un terrible malefice.
Tassin, Etienne (2012), Le malefice de la vie a plusieurs, La politique est-elle vouee a l'echec, Paris : Bayard.
Prejudecatile transmise din generatie in generatie par a fi un alt factor: tulburarile psihice sunt incurabile, contagioase, pot fi create de demoni si spirite malefice, bolnavii psihici trebuie tinuti inchisi si izolati, nu pot lua decizii in legatura cu tratamentul lor, sunt predispusi spre violenta si nu pot sa lucreze.
En contrepartie, s'agirait-il, au vu de ce qui a ete realise et est en voie de l'etre, de se demander par quel malefice Alger et sa region sont sans cesse embouteillees?
Hildburgh cites a charm tradition continuing through the early modern period and describes amulets distributed at the Cathedral at Cologne in the eighteenth century "pour les voyageurs, contre les malheurs des chemins, maux de teste, mal caduque, fieures, sorcellerie, toute sorte de malefice, et mort subite.
ROCK Rise To Remain Adept, Malefice and Cytota: O2 Academy, Horsefair, Birmingham.
On Saturday, Cannibal Corpse, Amon Amarth, Job for a Cowboy, Whitechapel, Skeleton Witch, Eluveitie, 1349, Impending Doom, Lecherous, Nocturne, Tony Danza Tap Dance Extravaganza, Chelsea Grin, Abacabb, Arsonists Get All The Girls, Malefice, Swashbuckle, Cattle Decapitation, Acaro, Holy Grail, Disembodied, Cruel Hand, Reign Supreme, The Mongoloids, xTyrantX, Foundation, Soul Control, Alpha and Omega, Burning Empires, Mother of Mercy, Gaza, Across The Sun, Monsters perform, beginning at noon.
Leeds, Rio's KITTIE + It Dies Today + Forever Never + Malefice.
The para-logical recourse to malefice as a ready 'explanation' [for abnormalities] is never far off either, not to mention the implicit transgression of traditional sexual interdicts" (92).
Le recit ne refere pas seulement a ce geste ultime de resistance avant la traversee mais aussi a une culture de la resistance deja presente autrefois (les quilombos) et a la presence de l'esclavage en terre africaine : il fallait savoir se proteger du malefice et des pilleurs, meme si ce qui arriva en terre africaine fut juge moins pire encore que tout ce qui arriva par la suite au Bresil.