rascette

noun
ras·​cette | \ raˈset \
plural -s

Definition of rascette

: a line crossing the wrist below the palm of the hand that is sometimes held by palmists to provide additional indication of a strong or weak constitution

called also bracelet

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First Known Use of rascette

1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rascette

French, from Medieval Latin raseta

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“Rascette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rascette. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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