myth·o·poe·ic or myth·o·pe·ic (mĭth′ə-pēĭk) also myth·o·po·et·ic (-pō-ĕtĭk)
1. Of or relating to the making of myths.
2. Serving to create or engender myths; productive in mythmaking.
[From Greek mūthopoios, composer of fiction, from mūthopoiein, to relate a story : mūthos, story + poiein, to make; see kwei-2 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
myth′o·poeia (-pēə), myth′o·po·esis (-pō-ēsĭs) n.
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