from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Divination by interpretation of a passage chosen at random from a book, especially the Bible.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Divination by interpreting a passage chosen at random from a book, especially from the Bible.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of divination, performed by selecting passages of Scripture at hazard, and drawing from them indications concerning future events.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of divination performed by means of a book; specifically, divination by means of the Bible, consisting in selecting passages of Scripture at hazard and drawing from them indications concerning the future.
From biblio- + -mancy. (Wiktionary)