Meaning of “casuistry” in the English Dictionary

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"casuistry" in British English

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casuistrynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈkæz.ju.ɪ.stri/ us /ˈkæz.u.ɪ.stri/ formal

the use of clever arguments to trick people

(Definition of “casuistry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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