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phan·tasm / ˈfantazəm/ • n. poetic/lit. a figment of the imagination; an illusion or apparition: the cart seemed to glide like a terrible phantasm. ∎ archaic an illusory likeness of something: every phantasm of a hope was quickly nullified. DERIVATIVES: phan·tas·mal / fanˈtazməl/ adj. phan·tas·mic / fanˈtazmik/ adj.

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phantasm illusion XIII; apparition, ghost; imagination, fancy XV; mental image XVI. — (O)F. fantasme, †-esme — L. phantasma; see next.
So phantasmagoria exhibition of optical illusions; shifting succession of imaginary figures XIX. prob. — F. fantasmagorie, f. fantasme with fanciful termination.

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