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Definition of Divination

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  DIVINATION   noun
The art of nosing out the occult.  Divination is of as many kinds as there are fruit-bearing varieties of the flowering dunce and the early fool.
 

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

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Regular definition:
DIVINATION:
?d?v??ne???n n. 1 supposed insight into the future or the unknown gained by supernatural means. 2 a a skilful and accurate forecast. b a good guess. °°divinatory adj. [ME f. OF divination or L divinatio (as DIVINE)]


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