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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A branch of theology dealing with the doctrine of evil.

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  • There's even a science to it, called ponerology, something you would do well to read up on, to realise where the source of all the bs is.
  • It is to our benefit to understand the actions of Israel in terms of 'ponerology' or, the study of evil.
  • This is where knowledge of both Confucianism and ponerology might come in handy.
  • I am glad to see someone still pursuing ponerology by Oh on Thursday, Oct 22, 2009 at 9: 41: 15 PM for more
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