noun (plural -ries) Date: 1583 1. the art or practices of a wizard ; sorcery 2. a. a seemingly magical transforming power or influence <
electronic wizardry
b. great skill or cleverness in an activity <
showed real wizardry in legal maneuvering

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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