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enchantment

[ en-chant-muhnt, -chahnt- ]
/ ɛnˈtʃænt mənt, -ˈtʃɑnt- /
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noun

the art, act, or an instance of enchanting.
the state of being enchanted.
something that enchants: Music is an enchantment that never fails.

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Origin of enchantment

1250–1300; Middle English enchantement<Anglo-French, Old French <Latin incantāmentum.See enchant, -ment
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British Dictionary definitions for enchantment

enchantment
/ (ɪnˈtʃɑːntmənt) /

noun

the act of enchanting or state of being enchanted
a magic spell or act of witchcraft
great charm or fascination
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