Divining rod


Divining rod
Divining Di*vin"ing, a. That divines; for divining. [1913 Webster]

{Divining rod}, a rod, commonly of witch hazel, with forked branches, used by those who claim to be able to discover water or metals under ground by sensing them through such a rod. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.