Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun[mass noun] rare
The supposed art of judging a person’s character by examining the lines and other features of the hand.
- Chirognomy has no equal among the so-called occult sciences.
- Chirognomy aims to comprehend the universe by starting with the smallest element — man.
- Chirognomy has a history rooted in ancient philosophy and a theory of both cosmic and personal relationships.
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