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The pfsrd states that,

whenever a magus casts a spell with a range of “touch” from the magus spell list, he can deliver the spell through any weapon he is wielding as part of a melee attack.

One of his magus arcana lets him make an energy touch attack, but it's a supernatural ability, not a spell per se. Does it still work with his Spellstrike ability? That is, can I deliver this energy attack through my weapon?

magus page: http://www.d20pfsrd.com/classes/base-classes/magus

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There are two separate questions here, and they have two different answers.

Regarding the first question, whether or not Pool Strike counts as a "touch spell": No. Pool strike is not a spell of any kind, touch or otherwise, and nothing in its text or any of the other Magus text changes that.

Regarding the second question, whether or not it can be used with Spellstrike: Yes. Pool Strike's text explicitly states that it does work with Spellstrike. This does not make Pool Strike a spell, it simply overrides the requirement for it to be one, so that these abilities can still be used together, despite Pool Strike not being a spell.

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