chirosophy


chirosophy
knowledge of palm-reading

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • chirosophy — noun palmistry, chiromancy …   Wiktionary

  • chirosophy — chi·ros·o·phy …   English syllables

  • chirosophy — kīˈräsəfē noun ( es) Etymology: chir + sophy : chiromancy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Псевдопсихология (pseudopsychology) — Деятельность, к рая имеет поверхностное или кажущееся сходство с психологией, может варьировать от деятельности, близкой к профессиональной, до откровенного шарлатанства. Нек рые разновидности П. являются по своему характеру безобидным и приятным …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • palmistry — palmist, n. /pah meuh stree/, n. the art or practice of telling fortunes and interpreting character from the lines and configurations of the palm of a person s hand. [1375 1425; late ME pawmestry, equiv. to pawm PALM1 + estry (orig. obscure; cf.… …   Universalium

  • Words of Wisdom — This group of 30 odd sophy and sopher words have in common an etymological derivation from the Greek sophia, meaning wisdom . They refer to an odd group of systems of knowledge, esoteric doctrines, and philosophical practices, most of which are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • -sophy — səfē noun combining form ( es) Etymology: Middle English sophie, from Old French, from Latin sophia, from Greek sophia wisdom, from sophos skilled, clever, wise + ia y : knowledge or wisdom concerning (something specified) : science or study of… …   Useful english dictionary


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