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 BostalBot’any 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bot’anomancy.
 
Divination by leaves. Words were written on leaves which were exposed to the wind. The leaves left contained the response. (See BOTANY.)   1
 


 BostalBot’any 

 
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