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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Divination interpreting the appearance and behaviour of fish. A form of augury.
  • n. Divination interpreting the entrails of fish. A form of aruspicy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Divination by the heads or the entrails of fishes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Divination by means of the heads or the entrails of fishes.

Etymologies

ichthyo- + -mancy, from Ancient Greek ichthyo- stem from ichthys, a "fish". (Wiktionary)

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