aniconic

aniconic

[an-ahy-kon-ik]
adjective
1.
not employing or permitting images, idols, etc.: an aniconic religion.
2.
not forming an image.
3.
of or pertaining to aniconism.

Origin:
1890–95; an-1 + iconic

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aniconic (ˌænaɪˈkɒnɪk)
 
adj
(of images of deities, symbols, etc) not portrayed in a human or animal form
 
[C19: from an- + iconic]

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