Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divination from the forms assumed by drops of melted wax let fall into water.
- n. divination by pouring melted wax into water and interpreting the bubbles formed.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Divination by dropping melted wax in water.
- Ancient Greek (keros), "wax". (Wiktionary)
“By ceromancy, where, by the means of wax dissolved into water, thou shalt see the figure, portrait, and lively representation of thy future wife, and of her fredin fredaliatory belly-thumping blades.”
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mancies - fancy and otherwise - many from the vatic attic
Oddments culled from my "main" lists that belong in a display cabinet of their own, plus sundry other curiosities. :-)
I can use these.
Looking for tweets for ceromancy.