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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Elusion  \E*lu"sion\,  n.  [LL.  elusio,  fr  L.  eludere  elusum  See 
  {Elude}.] 
  Act  of  eluding;  adroit  escape,  as  by  artifice;  a  mockery;  a 
  cheat;  trickery. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  elusion 
  n  :  the  act  of  avoiding  capture  (especially  by  cunning)  [syn:  {slip}, 
  {eluding}] 




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