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 for Deist
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Deist \De"ist\ (d[=e]"[i^]st), n. [L. deus god: cf. F.
     d['e]iste. See Deity.]
     One who believes in the existence of a God, but denies
     revealed religion; a freethinker.
     [1913 Webster]
     Note: A deist, as denying a revelation, is opposed to a
           Christian; as, opposed to the denier of a God, whether
           atheist or pantheist, a deist is generally
           denominated theist. --Latham.
     Syn: See Infidel. Deistic

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: of or relating to deism [syn: deist, deistic]
      n 1: a person who believes that God created the universe and
           then abandoned it [syn: deist, freethinker]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  21 Moby Thesaurus words for "deist":
     allotheist, anthropolater, anthropotheist, autotheist, cosmotheist,
     ditheist, dualist, henotheist, hylotheist, monotheist, multitheist,
     myriotheist, pantheist, physitheist, polytheist, psychotheist,
     tetratheist, theist, theriotheist, tritheist, zootheist

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