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orthodox

adjective    /ˈɔr·θəˌdɑks/
(of beliefs , ideas , or activities ) following generally accepted beliefs or standards : orthodox methods of teaching orthodoxy    /ˈɔr·θəˌdɑk·si/ noun [C/U] Any questioning of conservative orthodoxy was viewed as an act of betrayal .
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