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{{Spell infobox
|name = Anti-Jinx
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|name = Anti-jinx
|type = [[Jinx]]
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|type = [[Counter-jinx]]
|effect = Prevents the effects of a jinx over one target object or animal
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|effect = Prevents the effects of a jinx
}}An '''Anti-Jinx''' is a type of spell that prevents the effects of a [[jinx]] over one target object or animal.
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{{Quote|Oh, its a simple enough anti-jinx, but it's not so much having to repair the damage, it's more the attitude behind the vandalism, [[Harry Potter|Harry]]. [[Muggle-baiting]] might strike some [[Wizardkind|wizards]] as funny, but it's an expression of [[Wizarding supremacy|something much deeper and nastier]], and I for one —|[[Arthur Weasley]]|Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix}}
[[Category:Spells]]
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An '''anti-jinx''' was a type of [[spell]] that prevented the effects of a [[jinx]] over a target.
[[Category:Magic]]
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[[Category:Branches of Magic]]
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==History==
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The [[Cleansweep Eleven]] was polished with an [[anti-jinx varnish]].
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In [[August]] [[1995]], [[Arthur Weasley]] was assigned to use one of these to solve the problem of the [[Regurgitating Toilet|regurgitating toilets]] that had been set up by the prankster [[Willy Widdershins]].<ref name="OP9">{{OOTP|B|9}}</ref>
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==Behind the scenes==
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*{{WWHP}} uses signs claiming that a building "currently has an anti-jinx in place" when one of the spell effects caused by the interactive wands sold at the park is malfunctioning.<ref>[http://www.orlandoinformer.com/universal/interactive-wands/ "Interactive wands & spell-casting in the Wizarding World" - Orlando Informer]</ref>
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==Appearances==
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*{{OOTP}} {{1st mention}}
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*{{HBP}} {{Mention}}
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*{{WWHP}}
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==Notes and references==
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{{Reflist}}[[es:Antiembrujo]]
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[[pt-br:Anti-azaração]]
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[[Category:Counter-jinxes]]
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[[Category:Protective Spells]]

Latest revision as of 06:13, October 20, 2019

"Oh, its a simple enough anti-jinx, but it's not so much having to repair the damage, it's more the attitude behind the vandalism, Harry. Muggle-baiting might strike some wizards as funny, but it's an expression of something much deeper and nastier, and I for one —"
Arthur Weasley[src]

An anti-jinx was a type of spell that prevented the effects of a jinx over a target.

HistoryEdit

The Cleansweep Eleven was polished with an anti-jinx varnish.

In August 1995, Arthur Weasley was assigned to use one of these to solve the problem of the regurgitating toilets that had been set up by the prankster Willy Widdershins.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

  • The Wizarding World of Harry Potter uses signs claiming that a building "currently has an anti-jinx in place" when one of the spell effects caused by the interactive wands sold at the park is malfunctioning.[2]

AppearancesEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

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