[het-er-uh-doks] /ˈhɛt ər əˌdɒks/
not in accordance with established or accepted doctrines or opinions, especially in theology; unorthodox.
holding unorthodox doctrines or opinions.
at variance with established, orthodox, or accepted doctrines or beliefs
holding unorthodox opinions
1630s, from Greek heterodoxos, from heteros “the other” (see hetero-) + doxa “opinion,” from dokein “to appear, seem, think” (see decent).
[het-er-uh-dok-see] /ˈhɛt ər əˌdɒk si/ noun, plural heterodoxies. 1. heterodox state or quality. 2. a heterodox opinion, view, etc. n. 1650s, from Greek heterodoxia “error of opinion,” from heterodoxos (see heterodox).
heterodromous het·er·od·ro·mous (hět’ə-rŏd’rə-məs) adj. Moving in the opposite direction.
[het-er-uh-dahyn] /ˈhɛt ər əˌdaɪn/ Radio. adjective 1. noting or pertaining to a method of changing the frequency of an incoming radio signal by adding it to a signal generated within the receiver to produce fluctuations or beats of a frequency equal to the difference between the two signals. verb (used without object), heterodyned, heterodyning. 2. […]
[het-uh-ree-siz-uh m] /ˌhɛt əˈri sɪz əm/ noun, Biology. 1. the development of different stages of a parasitic species on different host plants. /ˌhɛtəˈriːʃəs/ adjective 1. (of parasites, esp rust fungi) undergoing different stages of the life cycle on different host species Compare autoecious heteroecious het·er·oe·cious (hět’ə-rē’shəs) adj. Spending different stages of a life cycle on […]