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- n. Divination by interpreting meteorological phenomena such as meteors.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A species of divination by atmospheric phenomena, chiefly by thunder and lightning, which was held in high estimation by the Romans.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divination by meteoric phenomena.
Ancient Greek (meteoros, "aerial phenomena") (e.g meteors, comets) (Wiktionary)