Etymology
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chirology (n.)

"art or practice of finger-spelling, use of the manual alphabet," 1650s, from chiro- "hand" + -logy "a speaking."

updated on November 13, 2017

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Definitions of chirology from WordNet

chirology (n.)
telling fortunes by lines on the palm of the hand;
Synonyms: palmistry / palm reading / chiromancy
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