Cacodoxy Cac"o*dox`y, n. [Gr. ????????? perverted opinion; kako`s bad + ????? opinion.] Erroneous doctrine; heresy; heterodoxy. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Heterodoxy, or what Luther calls cacodoxy. --R. Turnbull. [1913 Webster]

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  • cacodoxy — noun Incorrect doctrine or opinions …   Wiktionary

  • cacodoxy — caco·doxy …   English syllables

  • cacodoxy —   n. heterodoxy …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • cacodoxy — ˈkakəˌdäksē noun ( es) Etymology: Late Greek kakodoxia heretical opinion, from Greek kak cac + doxia (from doxa opinion, from dokein to seem) more at decent : perverse teachings : heterodoxy …   Useful english dictionary

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