hetero doxy

heterodoxy

[het-er-uh-dok-see]
noun, plural heterodoxies.
1.
heterodox state or quality.
2.
a heterodox opinion, view, etc.

Origin:
1645–55; < Greek heterodoxía. See heterodox, -y3

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heterodoxy

noun
1. any opinions or doctrines at variance with the official or orthodox position [syn: unorthodoxy] [ant: orthodoxy
2. the quality of being unorthodox [syn: unorthodoxy] [ant: orthodoxy
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