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See also: Demiurge
From Demiurge (proper noun)
demiurge (plural demiurges)
- Something (as an institution, idea, or individual) conceived as an autonomous creative force or decisive power.
- that too was a gain in spiritual balance, provided the machine was not conceived as a demiurge that ruled all other human needs — Lewis Mumford