incantation - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ˌɪnkænˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
singularincantation
pluralincantations
  1. [countable] words that are repeated together several times because they are thought to have special power

    voices chanting their mysterious incantation

    1. a.
      [uncountable] the activity of saying these words