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alectryomancy

[ uh-lek-tree-uh-man-see ]
/ 蓹藞l蓻k tri 蓹藢m忙n si /
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noun
an ancient form of divination, using a rooster to select grains of food placed on letters of the alphabet.
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Origin of alectryomancy

1675鈥85; <Greek alektry峁(n) rooster + -mancy

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