levitation

[ lev-i-tey-shuhn ]
/ ˌlɛv ɪˈteɪ ʃən /

noun

the act or phenomenon of levitating.
the raising or rising of a body in air by supernatural means.

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Origin of levitation

First recorded in 1660–70; levitate + -ion

OTHER WORDS FROM levitation

lev·i·ta·tion·al, adjectivelev·i·ta·tive, adjectiveself-lev·i·ta·tion, noun
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