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  1. ev·o·ca·tion
    IPA[ˌēvōˈkāSH(ə)n]
  2. noun

    • 1. the act of bringing or recalling a feeling, memory, or image to the conscious mind:

      the vivid evocation of stillness in the title poem the evocation of deep emotions
    • 2. an account or work of art that brings or recalls a feeling, memory, or image to the conscious mind:

      his 560-page epic is a detailed, moving evocation of childhood
    • 3. the action of eliciting a response:

      the mutual evocation of responses through body language
    • 4. the action of invoking a spirit or deity:

      the evocation of wandering spirits
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: evocation, plural noun: evocations

    • noun

      the act of bringing or recalling a feeling, memory, or image to the conscious mind:

      an account or work of art that brings or recalls a feeling, memory, or image to the conscious mind:

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