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: the quality or state of being orthodox
: an orthodox belief or practice
: Eastern Orthodox Christianity
: orthodox judaism
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: a belief or a way of thinking that is accepted as true or correct
Orthodoxy : the beliefs, practices, and institution of the Orthodox Church
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