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- n. divination by pouring melted wax into water and interpreting the bubbles formed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Divination by dropping melted wax in water.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Divination from the forms assumed by drops of melted wax let fall into water.
Ancient Greek (keros), "wax". (Wiktionary)
By ceromancy, where, by the means of wax dissolved into water, thou shalt see the figure, portrait, and lively representation of thy future wife, and of her fredin fredaliatory belly-thumping blades.