Definition of 'alchemy'
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By some mysterious alchemy it was hoped to fulfil all three objectives. The Government and Politics of France (1989)But when it works, some mysterious alchemy comes into play. Times, Sunday Times (2010)At other times, they evoke fabled lands and ancient struggles, alchemy and magic. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)By some strange showbiz alchemy, Crush seems to be able to channel the love. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It may be democracy, but it ain't financial alchemy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Get it right, and you might just hit that magic moment of alchemy where attitude, outfit and body collide. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A small tweak in selection can, by mysterious alchemy, make a radical difference. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Inspire a new generation with the prospect of a Britain based on science, engineering and education rather than financial alchemy and the support of a dishonest few. The Sun (2010)
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