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doctrine
used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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a belief (or system of beliefs or principles) accepted as authoritative by some group
  • Mysticism, with its marvellous power of making common things strange to us, and the subtle antinomianism that always seems to accompany it, moved him for a season; and for a season he inclined to the materialistic doctrines of the Darwinismus movement in Germany, and found a curious pleasure in tracing the thoughts and passions of men to some pearly cell in the brain, or some white nerve in the body, delighting in the conception of the absolute dependence of the spirit on certain...
    Chapter 9 (32% in)

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