plural -es
: divination
recent investigations … incline the student of psychic research toward a decidedly antispiritist explanation of metagnomyH. H. U. Cross

Word History


French métagnomie, from méta- meta- + -gnomie -gnomy

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“Metagnomy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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