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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a session during which a psychic allegedly communicates with the spirits of the dead, predicts the future and the like

    She provides psychic readings for people across the world and works with more than 30 celebrities.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 11/02/2016
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    used figuratively

    Reviewing a new TV series can be part detective work and part psychic reading.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 11/02/2016
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