Definition of rhabdomancy in English:

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rhabdomancy

Pronunciation: /ˈrabdəˌmansi/

noun

[mass noun] formal
Dowsing with a rod or stick.

Origin

Mid 17th century: from Greek rhabdomanteia, from rhabdos 'rod'.

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