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doctrine
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
a belief (or system of beliefs or principles) accepted as authoritative by some group
  • Again, as I had often met it in my own church, I was confronted with the Impurity of Women doctrine that seemed to preoccupy all clergymen.
    p. 162.2
doctrine = authoritative belief
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