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Meaning of CHIROLOGY

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  telling fortunes by lines on the palm of the hand
 

CHIROLOGY is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chiromancy, palm reading, palmistry
 
 See Also: divination, foretelling, fortune telling, soothsaying

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chi*rol"o*gy\, n. [Gr. chei`r hand + -logy.]
The art or practice of using the manual alphabet or of
communicating thoughts by sings made by the hands and
fingers; a substitute for spoken or written language in
intercourse with the deaf and dumb. See {Dactylalogy}.

 

 

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