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Definition 1: conjuring up the dead, especially for prophesying - [noun denoting cognition]

(necromancy is a kind of ...) the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means

Definition 2: the belief in magical spells that harness occult forces or evil spirits to produce unnatural effects in the world - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for necromancy in the sense of this definition

(necromancy is a kind of ...) any art that invokes supernatural powers

(... is a kind of necromancy ) the art of sorcery

(... is a kind of necromancy ) a magical spell

(... is a kind of necromancy ) a belief in and reverence for devils (especially Satan)

(... is a kind of necromancy ) belief in a kind of sorcery that originated in Africa and is practiced in the West Indies

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