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English definition of “divine”

divine

verb [I or T] (SEARCH)    /dɪˈvaɪn/
to search for water or minerals underground by holding horizontally in your hands a Y-shaped rod or stick, the end of which suddenly points down slightly when water or minerals are below it: a divining rodSearching
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