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Chrysanthemum
Any of several composite plants of the genus Chrysanthemum, as C. leucanthemum, the oxeye daisy, having white ray flowers with a yellow center.
Triglyph
A structural member of a Doric frieze, separating two consecutive metopes, and consisting typically of a rectangular block with two vertical grooves or glyphs, and two chamfers or half grooves at the sides, together counting as a third glyph, and leaving three flat vertical bands on the face of the block.
Dyspeptic
Gloomy, pessimistic, and irritable
Pachyderm
1. Any of the thick-skinned, nonruminant ungulates, as the elephant, hippopotamus, and rhinoceros.
2. A person who is not sensitive to criticism, ridicule, etc.; a thick-skinned person.
Ethnocentric
The belief in the inherent superiority of one's own ethnic group or culture.
Iconolatry
The worship or adoration of icons.
Pepsin
An enzyme, produced in the stomach, that in the presence of hydrochloric acid splits proteins into proteoses and peptones.
Theologian
A person versed in theology, esp. Christian theology; divine.
Helianthus
Any composite plant of the genus Helianthus, comprising the sunflowers.
Iconoclast
1. A breaker or destroyer of images, esp. those set up for religious veneration.
2. A person who attacks cherished beliefs, traditional institutions, etc., as being based on error or superstition.
Ergophobia
Fear of work.
Anachronism
Something or someone that is not in its correct historical or chronological time, esp. a thing or person that belongs to an earlier time.
Theophany
A manifestation or appearance of God or a god to a person.
Psychogenic
Having origin in the mind or in a mental condition or process.
Petroglyph
A drawing or carving on rock, made by a member of a prehistoric people.
Theology
The field of study and analysis that treats of God and of God's attributes and relations to the universe; study of divine things or religious truth; divinity.
Iconography
Symbolic representation, esp. the conventional meanings attached to an image or images.
Biopsy
The removal for diagnostic study of a piece of tissue from a living body.
Taxidermy
The art of preparing and preserving the skins of animals and of stuffing and mounting them in lifelike form.
Monotheistic
The doctrine or belief that there is only one God.
Dermatologist
A specialist in dermatology, esp. a doctor who specializes in the treatment of diseases of the skin.
Eupeptic
Good digestion (opposed to dyspepsia).