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inerrancy

[in-er-uh n-see, -ur-] /ɪnˈɛr ən si, -ˈɜr-/
noun
1.
lack of error; infallibility.
2.
the belief that the Bible is free from error in matters of science as well as those of faith.
Compare creationism (def 3).
Origin of inerrancy
1810-1820
1810-20; inerr(ant) + -ancy
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  • Burgon was a believer in Biblical inerrancy, or what we'd call a fundamentalist.

    Petra David Frum January 2, 2013
Word Origin and History for inerrancy
n.

1818, from inerrant + -cy.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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