Con`ju*ra"tion(?), n. [L. conjuratio, cf. F. conjuration.] 1. The act of calling or summoning by a sacred name, or in solemn manner; the act of binding by an oath; an earnest entreaty; adjuration.
We charge you, in the name of God, take heed; . . .Shak.
Under this conjuration speak, my lord.
2. The act or process of invoking supernatural aid by the use of a magical form of words; the practice of magic arts; incantation; enchantment.
Pretended conjurations and prophecies of that event.Hallam.
3. A league for a criminal purpose; conspiracy.
[Obs.] "The conjuration of Catiline."
Sir T. Elyot.
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