1. [syn: divining rod, dowser, dowsing rod, waterfinder, water finder]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Divining \Di*vin"ing\, a.
That divines; for divining.
Divining rod, a rod, commonly of witch hazel, with forked
branches, used by those who claim to be able to discover
water or metals under ground by sensing them through such
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: forked stick that is said to dip down to indicate
underground water or oil [syn: divining rod, dowser,
dowsing rod, waterfinder, water finder]