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precept
used in The Fountainhead

3 uses
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Definition
a rule for behavior — especially a shared moral doctrine
  • Toohey proved that the Stoddard Temple contradicted every brick, stone and precept of history.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (61% in)
  • Men have been taught every precept that destroys the creator.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (50% in)
  • This country was not based on selfless service, sacrifice, renunciation or any precept of altruism.
    4.18 — Part 4 Chapter 18 (78% in)

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