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  • noun In theology, the doctrine of wickedness.

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  • noun An interdisciplinary study of social injustice.

Etymologies

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Coined by Andrzej Łobaczewski, Polish psychiatrist.

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  • For promoting a form of idolatry

    Some theorists owe an apology.

    The trickle down creed

    In time of great need

    Is simply applied ponerology.

    November 20, 2014