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dogmatics

[dawg-mat-iks, dog-] /dɔgˈmæt ɪks, dɒg-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the study of the arrangement and statement of religious doctrines, especially of the doctrines received in and taught by the Christian church.
Also called dogmatic theology, doctrinal theology.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; see dogmatic, -ics
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dogmatics

/dɒɡˈmætɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the study of religious dogmas and doctrines Also called dogmatic theology, doctrinal theology
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