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idolatry
used in 1776

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Definition
the worship of idols (physical objects representative of gods)

or:

excessive admiration and devotion to something or someone
  • Had Washington been born in the days of idolatry, declared the Pennsylvania journal, he would be worshiped as a god.
    p. 290.5

There are no more uses of "idolatry" in 1776.

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