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hydromancy Syllabification: hy·dro·man·cy
Pronunciation: /ˈhīdrəˌmansē/

Definition of hydromancy in English:


Divination by means of signs derived from the appearance of water and its movements.
Example sentences
  • Lecanomancy is a division of hydromancy and uses precious stones dropped into a bowl or liquid and interpreting the patterns, ripples or even sounds created.
  • He used hydromancy to see the images of the gods in the water.
  • The variations of hydromancy are as prolific as the substance itself.

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