(in fairy stories) a carpet capable of transporting people through the air
- Magic circle
noun 1. the British association of magicians, traditionally forbidden to reveal any of the secrets of their art 2. (not capitals) a group of influential people involved in a conspiracy
- Magic cookie
1. Something passed between routines or programs that enables the receiver to perform some operation; a capability ticket or opaque identifier. Especially used of small data objects that contain data encoded in a strange or intrinsically machine-dependent way. E.g. on non-Unix operating systems with a non-byte-stream model of files, the result of “ftell” may be […]
- Magic eye
noun 1. a miniature cathode-ray tube in some radio receivers, on the screen of which a pattern is displayed in order to assist tuning
noun, German Die Zauberflöte 1. an opera (1791) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.