phantasma

[ fan-taz-muh ]
/ fænˈtæz mə /

noun, plural phan·tas·ma·ta [fan-taz-muh-tuh] /fænˈtæz mə tə/.

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Origin of phantasma

Borrowed into English from Latin around 1590–1600
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