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Hermetic


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Of or relating to an ancient occult tradition encompassing alchemy, astrology, and theosophy; the word comes in the mid 17th century from the name of Hermes, identified with Thoth, regarded as the founder of alchemy and astrology.

hermetic seal an airtight seal (originally as used by alchemists).


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