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- n. Divination by interpreting shapes formed when molten lead is dropped into water.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divination by means of the behavior of molten lead, conclusions being based on the number, form, etc., of the drops.
From Ancient Greek μόλυβδος (molubdos, "lead") and the suffix -mancy. (Wiktionary)