â€‚ â€‚/É™ËˆkÊŒlt, ËˆÉ’kÊŒlt/ Show Spelled[uh-kuhlt, ok-uhlt] Show IPA
of or pertaining to magic, astrology, or any system claiming use or knowledge of secret or supernatural powers or agencies.
beyond the range of ordinary knowledge or understanding; mysterious.
secret; disclosed or communicated only to the initiated.
hidden from view.
(in early science)
not apparent on mere inspection but discoverable by experimentation.
of a nature not understood, as physical qualities.
dealing with such qualities; experimental: occult science.
Medicine/Medical. present in amounts too small to be visible: a chemical test to detect occult blood in the stool.
at 4:54 PM on Mar. 26, 2010