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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Di·vin·a·to·ry a.  Professing, or relating to, divination. “A natural divinatory instinct.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; "the
             high priest's divinatory pronouncement"; "mantic
             powers"; "a kind of sibylline book with ready and
             infallible answers to questions" [syn: mantic, sibylline,
              sibyllic, vatic, vatical]
      2: based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence;
         "theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still
         highly conjectural"; "the supposed reason for his
         absence"; "suppositious reconstructions of dead
         languages"; "supposititious hypotheses" [syn: conjectural,
          supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious]