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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.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek  (meteoros, "aerial phenomena") (e.g meteors, comets) (Wiktionary)

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