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noun [countable/uncountable] ideology pronunciation in British English /ˌaɪdiˈɒlədʒi/
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  1. a system of ideas and principles on which a political or economic theory is based
    Marxist/socialist/revolutionary ideology
    the dominant free-market ideology of the late 20th century
    1. a.
      a set of ideas with a strong social influence
      the ideology of motherhood/domesticity


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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