Meaning of “orthodoxy” in the English Dictionary

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"orthodoxy" in British English

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uk /ˈɔː.θə.dɒ us /ˈɔːr.θə.dɑː

[ U ] the degree to which someone believes in traditional religious or political ideas:

His orthodoxy began to be seriously questioned by his parish priest.

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