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Phrenology \fri-NOL-uh-jee, fre-\ , noun:
a psychological theory or analytical method based on the belief that certain mental faculties and character traits are indicated by the configurations of the skull.
According to Moleschott’s celebrated dictum — ‘Without phosphorus no thought,’ and if there be any truth in physiology and phrenology, you women have been stinted by nature in the supply of phosphorus.
— Augsta Jane Evans, Augusta Jane Evans, 1866
“Why don’t you just put a phrenologist on the case and be done with it?” His reference to phrenology was intended to sting, as it was the touchstone for an ongoing disagreement between the two.
— Rodney Osborne, Straw Men, 2011