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- n. Divination by interpreting burning incense smoke. Started in Mesopotamia and later travelled to Egypt and Europe. A form of capnomancy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divination by the burning of frankincense.
From Greek libanos, frankincense. (Wiktionary)
By libanomancy, for the which we shall need but a little frankincense.