rhabdomancer
noun see rhabdomancy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rhabdomancer — See rhabdomancy. * * * …   Universalium

  • rhabdomancer — rhab·do·man·cer …   English syllables

  • rhabdomancer — noun someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water • Syn: ↑water witch, ↑dowser • Derivationally related forms: ↑rhabdomancy, ↑dowse (for: ↑dowser) • Hyper …   Useful english dictionary

  • dowser — noun 1. someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water • Syn: ↑water witch, ↑rhabdomancer • Derivationally related forms: ↑rhabdomancy (for: ↑rhabdomancer), ↑dowse …   Useful english dictionary

  • water witch — noun someone who uses a divining rod to find underground water • Syn: ↑dowser, ↑rhabdomancer • Derivationally related forms: ↑rhabdomancy (for: ↑rhabdomancer), ↑dowse (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rhabdomancy — noun Etymology: Late Greek rhabdomanteia, from Greek rhabdos rod + manteia mancy Date: 1646 divination by rods or wands • rhabdomancer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rhabdomancy — noun /ˈræb.dəˌmæn.si/ Divination with a wand or rod; dowsing. Syn: dowsing See Also: rhabdom, rhabdomancer …   Wiktionary

  • rhabdomancy — [rab′də man΄sē] n. [LL rhabdomantia < Gr rhabdomanteia < rhabdos, rod (see RHABDOCOELE) + manteia, divination (see MANCY)] divination by means of a rod or wand; esp., the art of seeking underground water or minerals by means of a divining… …   English World dictionary

  • diviner — noun someone who claims to discover hidden knowledge with the aid of supernatural powers • Derivationally related forms: ↑divine • Hypernyms: ↑visionary, ↑illusionist, ↑seer • Hyponyms: ↑geomancer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dowsing — noun searching for underground water or minerals by using a dowsing rod • Syn: ↑dowse, ↑rhabdomancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑rhabdomancer (for: ↑rhabdomancy), ↑dowse, ↑dowse …   Useful english dictionary

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