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Term: Alectryomancy

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Alectryomancy: Divination by having a rooster strategically peck grains of food placed on letters of the alphabet.
source: Shadow Magick Compendium, by Raven Digitalis

Alectryomancy: Divination with roosters. A circle is created of small pieces of paper each marked with an alphabet letter. A kernel of corn is place on top of each letter. A white rooster is placed in the center of the circle and those letters from which the rooster pecks the corn are believed to form a message.


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