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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.

Etymologies

From Greek libanos, frankincense. (Wiktionary)

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