from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A method of divination by meal or flour, practised by the ancients.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun Divination by means of flour.
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divinationusing flouror flour-related products such as doughor cakesand fortune cookies
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In a previous post I introduced you to the idea of divination by cheese (tyromancy) - and now I bring to you the alternative idea of aleuromancy (or alphitomancy) - or divination by bread (or a bread-like material).