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heterodox

adjective

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1 deviating from commonly accepted beliefs or practices
  • a Christian clergyman with a very heterodox opinion on the divinity of Jesus

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2 not rigidly following established form, custom, or rules
  • her heterodox approach to teaching science initially met with some resistance from her peers

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The first known use of heterodox was circa 1650

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“Heterodox.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heterodox. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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