tenet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin tenet(he holds), from teneō(hold; have)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tenet ‎(plural tenets)

  1. An opinion, belief, or principle that is held as absolute truth by someone or especially an organization.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

tenet

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of teneō