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English definition of “doctrinaire”


adjective     /ˌdɒk.trɪˈneər/ US  /ˌdɑːk.trəˈner/ formal disapproving
based on and following fixed beliefs rather than considering practical problems : He has a somewhat doctrinaire approach to running the company .Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
(Definition of doctrinaire adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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