palm reading


palm reading

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  • palm reading — noun (U) palmistry palm reader noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • palm reading — noun telling fortunes by lines on the palm of the hand • Syn: ↑palmistry, ↑chiromancy, ↑chirology • Derivationally related forms: ↑chiromantic (for: ↑chiromancy), ↑chiromancer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palm-Reading —    Fortune telling was one of the occupations mentioned in the early reports of Gypsies for example, in 1422 in Belgium and in the same year in Italy. The first record of palmistry in England is in 1530. The art probably originated in India. Many …   Historical dictionary of the Gypsies

  • Palm — Palm(s) may refer to: * The central region of the front of the hand * Various plants: ** Palm tree or Arecaceae, a family of flowering plants belonging to the monocot order Arecales ** Traveler s palm or Ravenala madagascariensis , a species of… …   Wikipedia

  • Palm Sunday — is a Christian moveable feast which always falls on the Sunday before Easter. The feast commemorates an event reported by all four Canonical Gospels , and and Matthew quotes this passage from Zechariah when narrating the story of Jesus entry to… …   Wikipedia

  • palm — palm1 /pahm/, n. 1. the part of the inner surface of the hand that extends from the wrist to the bases of the fingers. 2. the corresponding part of the forefoot of an animal. 3. the part of a glove covering this part of the hand. 4. Also called… …   Universalium

  • Palm Sunday tornado outbreak of 1965 — Infobox tornado outbreak|name=Palm Sunday (1965) Tornado Outbreak II date=April 11 12, 1965 image location=palmsundaytwintornadoes.jpg duration= 11 hours fujitascale=F4 tornadoes=47 total damages (USD)=$1.6 billion (2007 dollars)… …   Wikipedia

  • palm — noun 1 flat part of the front of your hand ADJECTIVE ▪ soft ▪ sweaty ▪ warm ▪ flat, open ▪ upturned …   Collocations dictionary

  • Reading F.C. season 2007-08 — Infobox Football club season club = Reading F.C. season = 2007 ndash;08 manager = Steve Coppell chairman = John Madejski league = Premier League league result = 18th (relegated) cup1 = FA Cup | cup1 result = Third Round cup2 = League Cup | cup2… …   Wikipedia

  • Palm Bible Plus — Infobox Software name = Palm Bible Plus caption = On the top half of the screen, in the King James Version is shown; the same verse is also shown in the Textus Receptus (Greek) at the bottom. John 3:16 is highlighted in yellow because it is… …   Wikipedia


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