Part of speech:
A thorough drenching.
The practice of seeking water or other substances (usually liquid) with the aid of a forked stick or similar pointing device, as believed by some practitioners to derive from supernatural power.
Divination by means of a wand or rod, especially for discovering underground water or ores.
To cause to drink; especially, to dose (e.g. a horse) with medicine by force.
To immerse in liquid for a period of time:
To take up by absorption:
To steep in a mixture, as in pickling.
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