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Definition of Occult

Occult
Occult Oc*cult", a. [L. occultus, p. p. of occulere to cover up, hide; ob (see Ob-) + a root prob.akin to E. hell: cf. F. occulte.] Hidden from the eye or the understanding; inviable; secret; concealed; unknown. It is of an occult kind, and is so insensible in its advances as to escape observation. --I. Taylor. Occult line (Geom.), a line drawn as a part of the construction of a figure or problem, but not to appear in the finished plan. Occult qualities, those qualities whose effects only were observed, but the nature and relations of whose productive agencies were undetermined; -- so called by the schoolmen. Occult sciences, those sciences of the Middle Ages which related to the supposed action or influence of occult qualities, or supernatural powers, as alchemy, magic, necromancy, and astrology.
Occult
Occult Oc*cult", v. t. To eclipse; to hide from sight.

Meaning of Occult from wikipedia

- The occult (from the Latin word occultus "clandestine, hidden, secret") is "knowledge of the hidden" or "knowledge of the paranormal", as opposed to facts...
- An occultation is an event that occurs when one object is hidden by another object that p****es between it and the observer. The term is often used in...
- The following is a list of symbols ****ociated with the occult. This list shares a number of entries with the list of alchemical symbols as well as the...
- ****sm and occultism describes a range of theories, speculation and research into the origins of ****sm and its possible relation to various occult traditions...
- Fecal occult blood (FOB) refers to blood in the **** that is not visibly apparent (unlike other types of blood in stool such as melena or hematochezia)...
- mani****ted by an inhuman presence", and put it on display at the family's "Occult Museum". The horror films Annabelle, Annabelle: Creation, both spin-off...
- post-**** Germany context by neo-****s, other far-right groups, and some occult subcultures, such as Satanism. The symbol first occurred during **** Germany...
- Occult rock (also known as doom rock or witch rock) is a subgenre of rock music that originated in the late 1960s to early 1970s, pioneered by bands such...
- The Occult refers to secret or hidden knowledge, usually of a mystical nature. Occult in medicine is a disease or process that is not accompanied by readily...
- Doctor Occult is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. Created by Superman's creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster...
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