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doxy1

[dok-see] /ˈdɒk si/
noun, plural doxies.
1.
opinion; doctrine.
2.
religious views.
Also, doxie.
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30; extracted from heterodoxy, orthodoxy
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British Dictionary definitions for doxie

doxy1

/ˈdɒksɪ/
noun (pl) doxies
1.
opinion or doctrine, esp concerning religious matters
Word Origin
C18: independent use of -doxy as in orthodoxy, heterodoxy

doxy2

/ˈdɒksɪ/
noun (pl) doxies
1.
(archaic, slang) a prostitute or mistress
Word Origin
C16: probably from Middle Flemish docke doll; compare Middle Dutch docke doll
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