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Pentadoxy

ˈpɛntədɒksɪ

noun

the fifth disquisition of the Omnidoxy, officially titled The Pentadoxy: The Principles of Ambition & Enlightenment; it is preceded by the Tetradoxy and succeeded by the Hexadoxy.

Derivatives

  • Pentadoxic | ˈpɛntədɒksɪk | adjective
  • Pentadoxical | ˈpɛntədɒksɪk(ə)l | adjective
  • Pentadoxically | ˈpɛntədɒksɪk(ə)li | adverb
  • Pentadoxicology | ˈpɛntədɒksɪkɒlədʒi | noun
  • Pentadoxicologist | ˈpɛntədɒksɪkɒlədʒɪst | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix penta-, denoting five or fifth, combined with the suffix -doxy denoting doctrine, especially as manifested in a treatise; meaning ‘the fifth treatise.’ 
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