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[kri-den-duh m]
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noun, plural cre·den·da [kri-den-duh] /krɪˈdɛn də/.
  1. a doctrine that requires belief; article of faith.
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Origin of credendum

< Latin, neuter of crēdendus, gerund of crēdere to believe
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noun plural -da (-də)
  1. (often plural) Christianity an article of faith
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Word Origin

Latin: a thing to be believed, from crēdere to believe
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