psychometry

noun psy·chom·e·try \ sī-ˈkä-mə-trē \

Definition of psychometry

1 : divination of facts concerning an object or its owner through contact with or proximity to the object

First Known Use of psychometry

circa 1842

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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psychometry

noun psy·chom·e·try \ sī-ˈkäm-ə-trē \

medical Definition of psychometry

plural psychometries

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