oneirocritic

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oneirocritic

(əʊˌnaɪərəʊˈkrɪtɪk)
n
a person who interprets dreams
[C17: from Greek oneirokritikos]
oˌneiroˈcritical adj
oˌneiroˈcritically adv
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Lovel adopts an unscientific but popular oneirocritical stance (130-31).
Her five chapters quote from dozens of sources and use the important oneirocritical writings of Thomas Hill, Philip Goodwin, and Thomas Nashe as touchstones.
Islamic oneirocritical techniques and beliefs had taken a firm, legitimate shape by al-Masudi's time, for he provides a detailed discussion of "the dream and its causes" (al-ru'ya wa-asbabuha) in the Muruj al-dhahab.