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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Information known only to a special group.

Usage examples (33)
  • You have to learn the arcanum in every new job.
  • I see exactly what you mean, and it fits really well with some of my own vaguer concerns with the belief in arcanum that marks out magic realism.
  • This is an arcanum which is brought within the range of the understanding by the doctrine of degrees.
  • We do not know how the arcanum works, but we don't need to. for more
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