Variant of dogma
- a doctrine; tenet; belief
- doctrines, tenets, or beliefs, collectively
- a positive, arrogant assertion of opinion
- Eccles. a doctrine or body of doctrines formally and authoritatively affirmed
Origin: Classical Latin an opinion, that which one believes (in Ecclesiastical Late Latin a decree, order) ; from Classical Greek opinion, judgment ; from dokein, to seem: see decent
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