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errancy

[er-uh n-see, ur-] /ˈɛr ən si, ˈɜr-/
noun, plural errancies.
1.
the state or an instance of erring.
2.
tendency to err.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Latin errantia a wandering. See errant, -cy
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errancy

/ˈɛrənsɪ/
noun (pl) -cies
1.
the state or an instance of erring or a tendency to err
2.
(Christianity) the holding of views at variance with accepted doctrine
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