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palmist

noun [C] uk   /ˈpɑː.mɪst/ ( also palm reader) us  
a person who looks at the lines on the palm of your hand and tells you what these lines say about your character and your future
Translations of “palmist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 看手相的人,手相術士…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看手相的人,手相术士…
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