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ˈkæt ɪˌkɪz əmcat·e·chism

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  1. catechism

    erotetics, socratics, interrogation, creed, system, compendium

    reading, excogitation, elaboration

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  1. catechismnoun

    a series of question put to an individual (such as a political candidate) to elicit their views

  2. catechismnoun

    an elementary book summarizing the principles of a Christian religion; written as questions and answers

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  1. The Pope:

    It is I who follow the church! it's not a fight against an enemy, it's catechism.

  2. George III:

    They read the Bible. They read Isaac Watts hymns. They read the Catechism. They were instilling in them, you actually had to be able to read to be able to understand some of these documents along the way. This is a very, very literate society.

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