heteronomy

[het-uh-ron-uh-mee]
noun
the condition of being under the domination of an outside authority, either human or divine.

Origin:
1815–25; hetero- + -nomy

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heteronomous (ˌhɛtəˈrɒnɪməs)
 
adj
1.  Compare autonomous subject to an external law, rule, or authority
2.  (of the parts of an organism) differing in the manner of growth, development, or specialization
3.  Compare autonomous (in Kant's philosophy) directed to an end other than duty for its own sake
 
heter'onomously
 
adv
 
heter'onomy
 
n

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