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dogma

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈdɒɡ.mə/  us   /ˈdɑːɡ-/ disapproving
a fixed, especially religious, belief or set of beliefs that people are expected to accept without any doubts
Translations of “dogma”
in Vietnamese giáo điều…
in Spanish dogma…
in Thai หลักศาสนา…
in Malaysian ajaran…
in French dogme…
in German das Dogma…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指宗教的)教義,教條,信條…
in Indonesian dogma…
in Russian догма, убеждение…
in Turkish sorgulamadan kabul edilen inançlar manzumesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指宗教的)教义,教条,信条…
in Polish dogmat…
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