astromancy

astromancy

[as-truh-man-see]
noun
divination by means of the stars.

Origin:
1645–55; < Medieval Latin astromantīa < Greek astromanteía. See astro-, -mancy

astromancer, noun
astromantic, adjective
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Main Entry:  astromancy
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  divination by the stars; also called astrology
Etymology:  Greek astro 'star'
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