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Related to iconolater: iconoclasm, iconoclast, idolatry, pepsin, acaudate


Worship of icons or images.

i′co·nol′a·ter n.
i′con·o·lat′ric (ī′kŏn-ə-lăt′rĭk) adj.
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A "pedestal fan" is an iconolater, who looks up at the pedestalised one.
penchant for breaking and remaking the world in its own image (it is, in the language of Baudrillard, both iconoclast and iconolater), is strong.
iconolaters as "subtle folk, who claimed to represent God to his