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Pagan & Magickal Terms and Definitions
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(jezz-il): sun-wise movement (clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere); movement associated with positive (in terms of building, increasing, etc.) magick in Wiccan traditions. [Note: A misspelling of the word “deasil”.]
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The clockwise motion of directing energy during a spell or ritual. This can be done with your hand, a wand, a knife, etc.