theriomorphic

adjective the·rio·mor·phic \ ˌthir-ē-ō-ˈmȯr-fik \

Definition of theriomorphic

:having an animal form
  • theriomorphic gods

Origin and Etymology of theriomorphic

Greek thēriomorphos, from thērion wild animal + morphē form — more at treacle


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