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noun: Excessive devotion to filth or obscenity.
From Greek aischro- (shameful or ugly) + -latreia (worship). Earliest documented use: 1912.
“His beauty worship finished in aischrolatreia.”
Frank Crane; Adventures in Common Sense; John Lane Company; 1916.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:H. sapiens is the species that invents symbols in which to invest passion and authority, then forgets that symbols are inventions. -Joyce Carol Oates, writer (b. 16 Jun 1938)