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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 evo·ca·tion /ˌivoˈkeʃən, ˌɛvə-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 evo·ca·tion /ˌɪvoˈkeʃən, ˌɛvə-/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ev·o·ca·tion n.  The act of calling out or forth.
    The evocation of that better spirit.   --M. Arnold.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: imaginative re-creation
      2: calling up supposed supernatural forces by spells and
         incantations [syn: summoning]
      3: stimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class
         of behaviors; "the elicitation of his testimony was not
         easy" [syn: induction, elicitation]