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dowsing

[′dau̇z·iŋ]
(mining engineering)
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This is the National Dowsing Convention & Metaphysical Expo and Annual Members Meeting.
TELEPHONE Dowsing and Reynolds also sell these satisfying shaped vintage style telephones...
Glens of Foudland is an onshore wind farm located in Aberdeenshire and the Lynn and Inner Dowsing offshore wind farms (194mw) are located off the coast of North East Lincolnshire.
Dowsing is described as a faculty employed with intent to expand the perceptive abilities of its practitioner beyond three-dimensional limitations.
The British Society of Dowsers, formed in 1933, says it has some 1,600 people registered with it - including around 100 professional dowsers - and the registered charity runs regular courses on dowsing throughout the year.
Divining, also known as dowsing, has existed for thousands of years and the most common divining rod was a Y-shaped branch.
The new album, Dowsing Anemone With Copper Tongue, covers so much ground, it seems to touch on the entire spectrum of human emotion.
Dowsing rods (two hand-held metallic wires are almost universally referred to as "dowsing rods" regardless of the application; we will follow that convention) have been the subject of controversy for centuries.
Most folks have heard of "dowsing" or "water-witching" as an old time way to seek the location of underground water for well placement.
First conceived as a look at dowsing, the ancient practice of using divining rods to locate underground water, doc evolves into an amusing work of dialectical cinema as it pits the views of science and religion against each other.
Dowsing, or divining is called a quest - you are seeking something, such as an answer or a direction.
Vincent Reddish first confronted dowsing about 6 years ago, long after he retired from the astronomy department at the University of Edinburgh.