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heteronomy

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The first known use of heteronomy was in 1798

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“Heteronomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heteronomy. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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