crithomancy


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crithomancy

(ˈkrɪθəʊˌmænsɪ)
n
(Alternative Belief Systems) a form of divination in which grain or meal used in a sacrifice is analysed
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crithomancy

a form of divination involving the strewing of grain over the bodies of sacrificed animals. — crithomantic, adj.
See also: Divination
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crithomancy

Divination using the markings on freshly baked bread.
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