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Meaning of ARCANE

Pronunciation:  âr'keyn

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  requiring secret or mysterious knowledge; "the arcane science of dowsing"

ARCANE is a 6 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: esoteric



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ar*cane"\, a. [L. arcanus.]
Hidden; secret. [Obs.] ``The arcane part of divine wisdom.''

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