(Other Non-Christian Religions) divination or prophecy by an oracle or by people directly inspired by a god
[C17: from theo- + -mancy]
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a form of divination involving divinely inspired oracles or others inspired by God.See also: God and Gods
a form of divination involving the responses of oracles or other soothsayers.See also: Divination
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