crithomancu

Crithomancu

Crith"o*man`cu\ (kr?th"?-m?n`s?), n. [Gr. ????. pl., barley + -mancy: cf. F. crithomancie.] A kind of divination by means of the dough of the cakes offered in the ancient sacrifices, and the meal strewed over the victims.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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