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English definition of “doctrinaire”


adjective uk   /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
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