[ in-fawr-chuhn ]
/ ɪnˈfɔr tʃən /
Astrology. a planet or aspect of evil influence, especially Saturn or Mars.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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Example sentences from the Web for infortune
And these, under their several names, make the great ‘infortune’ of astrology, wherein old Culpepper amply instructed our fathers.Demonology and Devil-lore|Moncure Daniel Conway