Definition of water-finding in English:

water-finding

noun

  • The technique of finding an underground source of water, especially by means of a divining rod. In later use chiefly attributive.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Hooke (1635–1703), natural philosopher. From water + finding.

Pronunciation

water-finding

/ˈwɔːtəˌfʌɪndɪŋ/