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- n. Alternative form of haruspicy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Prognostication by inspection of the entrails of victims slain sacrifice.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See haruspicy.
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The last method mentioned in text quoted was aruspicy (Vulg. exta consuluit).
Let there be born a Magian from the infamous conjoining of Gellius and his mother, and he shall learn the Persian aruspicy.
Greeks, sorcery to the Persians, aruspicy to the Etruscans, and to the
"pyromancy," if in the entrails of animals sacrificed on the altars of demons, "aruspicy."