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noun orthodoxy pronunciation in British English /ˈɔː(r)θəˌdɒksi/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] an idea or practice that is accepted by most people as being correct or usual
    The current orthodoxy is child-centred, not teacher-centred, learning.
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the traditional beliefs and practices of a religion or political system
    a resurgence of religious orthodoxy


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