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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Nec’romancy
 
means prophesying by calling up the dead, as the witch of Endor called up Samuel. (Greek, nekros, the dead; manteia, prophecy.)   1
 


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