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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Opposed to any commonly accepted doctrine or opinion.

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  • People belonging to that church were able to bring up heterodox opinions to be discussed among the other members.
  • It is when constraint is supposed to call the heterodox back into the right path that an explanation becomes necessary.
  • Broadening the description of outlaw to the more inclusive term heterodox creates a more capacious intellectual category.
  • Ray, I use "heterodox" in conversations, probably because Catholicism is a frequent topic. for more
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