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haruspicy

[huh-ruhs-puh-see] /həˈrʌs pə si/
noun
1.
divination by a haruspex.
Also, haruspication
[huh-ruhs-pi-key-shuh n] /həˌrʌs pɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; < Latin haruspicium, equivalent to haruspic- (stem of haruspex) + -ium -ium
Related forms
haruspical
[huh-ruhs-pi-kuh l] /həˈrʌs pɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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