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Synonyms for dowse

searching for underground water or minerals by using a dowsing rod

wet thoroughly

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use a divining rod in search of underground water or metal

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slacken

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A spokeswoman for The British Society of Dowsers, based in Hanley Swan, Worcestershire, said: "Dowsing works - although we don't know exactly why.
If electrosmog tests out on a patient using the aforementioned test ampoule, then I recommend that an experienced dowser make a house call to measure the internal electrosmog levels with high-and low-frequency measuring devices.
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.
Using this kind of technique, one of our test dowsers located a dozen drilling points in the Sinai desert within five working days, covering thousands of square miles.
Dowsers search by walking across properties with the extended tool, which dips when the dowser's muscles are temporarily weakened by strong electromagnetic fields above metal ores or flowing water.
Over the years police followed up 11,000 tips or theories from dowsers, clairvoyants, spiritualists and mind-readers.
In medieval Europe, people called water witches or dowsers were believed to be able to detect groundwater using a forked stick and mystical insight.
Ed is the self-appointed Archdruid of Cornwall, Glynis his Archdruidess, and their lawn will be the centre of the universe for pagans, bards, clairvoyants and dowsers of all shapes and sizes.
Top firms like BT and BP are using dowsers to help locate THEIR OWN underground pipes and cables, a top academic claimed yesterday.
Indeed, it's the explanations for what a dowser's body might be responding to--and how unimpeachable the scientific evidence of dowsing's efficacy is--that divide skeptics and dowsers.
Nexeras are now being integrated into Wybron's InfoTrace family, joining ColorRams, CXIs and Eclipse dowsers.
Unfortunately there is no "approved" way of testing the seed whilst in the packet although myself and fellow dowsers have had good results when dowsing to see if the seed will be successful.
The American Society of Dowsers is a national non-profit headquartered in Danville, VT with local chapters across the country.
The American Society of Dowsing held a dowsers conference at the University of California Santa Cruz annually, but for whatever reason has not held one for the past few years.
Patients often tell me, after I have diagnosed georadiation stress in their cases, that they have already tried three dowsers with three different results.