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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A person who uses a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals.
  • noun A divining rod.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See douser.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun colloq. A divining rod used in searching for water, ore, etc., a dowsing rod.
  • noun One who uses the dowser or divining rod.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A divining rod used in searching for water, ore, etc.; a dowsing rod.
  • noun One who uses the dowser or divining rod.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water
  • noun forked stick that is said to dip down to indicate underground water or oil

Etymologies

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From dowse.

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