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    heretical - Dictionary definition and meaning for word heretical

    Definition
    (adj) characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards
    Synonyms : dissident , heterodox
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for heretical

Heretical, reminds of hierarchy which means divisions of labor with set rules, therefore one which doesn't follow the set rules is "heretical"

he is heretical - coz he calls 'hereditary' (accepted) policies as 'kal'(past) ki policies.

Theoretical => related to accepted beliefs......Heretical => departing from accepted beliefs

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HERE-tical means orthodox. Here can be inferred to be what is current.

Focus on the HE--In "The Scarlet Letter," HEster Prynn was considered heretical for violating their beliefs.

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