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

 in·can·ta·tion /ˌɪnˌkænˈteʃən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·can·ta·tion n.
 1. The act or process of using formulas sung or spoken, with occult ceremonies, for the purpose of raising spirits, producing enchantment, or affecting other magical results; enchantment. “Mysterious ceremony and incantation.”
 2. A formula of words used as above.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a ritual recitation of words or sounds believed to have a
          magical effect [syn: conjuration]