dog·​mat·​ics | \ dȯg-ˈma-tiks How to pronounce dogmatics (audio) , däg- \

Definition of dogmatics

: a branch of theology that seeks to interpret the dogmas of a religious faith

First Known Use of dogmatics

1693, in the meaning defined above

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“Dogmatics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dogmatics. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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