Today’s word: Byzantine (noun): BIZ-un-teen meaning devious.
1). Of, relating to, or characterized by a devious and usually surreptitious manner of operation;
2.). also, exceptionally complex or minutely laid out, intricately involved: labyrinthine.
3). of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style of architecture developed in the Byzantine Empire especially in the fifth and sixth centuries featuring the dome carried on pendentives over a square and incrustation with marble veneering and with colored mosaics on grounds of gold.
Happy Reading, Cyndi