Simple Definition of palmistry
: the art or activity of looking at the lines on the palms of people's hands and telling them what will happen to them in the future
Full Definition of palmistry
: the art or practice of reading a person's character or future from the lines on the palms
Origin of palmistry
Middle English pawmestry, probably from paume palm + maistrie mastery
First Known Use: 15th century
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