doctrinairism
noun see doctrinaire II

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  • doctrinairism — doc·tri·nair·ism …   English syllables

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  • doc|tri|nar|i|an|ism — «DOK truh NAIR ee uh NIHZ uhm», noun. = doctrinairism. (Cf. ↑doctrinairism) …   Useful english dictionary

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