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  • phantom — I. noun Etymology: Middle English fantosme, fantome, from Anglo French fantosme phantasm Date: 14th century 1. a. something (as a specter) apparent to sense but with no substantial existence ; apparition b. something elusive or visionary ; will o …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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