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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occult
SvengaliSven‧ga‧li /svenˈɡɑːli/ noun [countable]  ROa man who has the power to control people’s minds and make them do bad or immoral things
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SvengaliFirstly by the theatre; secondly by what he called his Pygmalion, even his Svengali, complex.
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