from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to chironomy or the art of gesticulation.

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  • adjective Relating to chironomy.


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  • Mackaye sat in his usual place, smoking a clean pipe, and assisting his meditations by certain mysterious chironomic signs; while opposite to him was Farmer Porter -- a stone or two thinner than when I had seen him last, but one stone is not much missed out of seventeen.

    Alton Locke, Tailor and Poet An Autobiography Charles Kingsley 1847


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