Definition of molybdomancy in English:

molybdomancy

noun

rare
  • Divination by observing the behaviour of molten lead.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Frederick Elworthy (1830–1907), philologist and antiquary. From ancient Greek μολυβδο- molybdo- + -mancy, probably after Greek μολυβδομαντεία or French molybdomancie.

Pronunciation

molybdomancy

/məˈlɪbdə(ʊ)mansi/