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- n. A ceremony where people try to communicate with the spirits of dead people, usually led by a medium.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A session, as of some public body; especially, a meeting of spiritualists to receive spirit communications, so called.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A sitting or session: as, a spiritualistic séance, in which intercourse is alleged to be held with spirits.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a meeting of spiritualists
From French séance ("sitting, session"). (Wiktionary)