What is the opposite of axiom?

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Opposite of a seemingly self-evident or necessary truth which is based on assumption
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(grammar) Opposite of a group of words that functions as a single unit
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Opposite of a belief or set of beliefs held and taught by a Church, political party, or other group
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Opposite of a phrase expressing a basic truth which may be applied to common situations
“I prefer action over words or sayings.”
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Opposite of a rule used to determine one's choices
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Opposite of a leading or primary principle, rule, law, or article
“Force is the ally and auxiliary of the law, so as long as the latter is respected, the force will be inactive.”
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(usually used in plural form "essentials") Opposite of a fundamental element or characteristic
“Frankly, I find the minutia of everyday life much more interesting than the glaring important life-changing events that shape our lives.”
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Opposite of a supposition made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation
“Life is temporary, and that is a fact that we have to get used to.”
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Opposite of a word drawn from, or imitative of, technical jargon
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Opposite of explanation based on hypothesis and experiments
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Opposite of an individual rule as part of a system of law or religious doctrine
“Mr. Wizard was arrested for practicing wizardry, a crime worthy of certain damnation in most parts.”
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Opposite of a general rule intended to regulate behaviour or thought
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Opposite of a fact or belief that is accepted as true
“It would be safe to assume that most consider the flat earth theory to be a falsehood.”
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Opposite of the basis or essence of something
“The study of illusion and hallucination is a fascinating one, which we have only touched the surface of here.”
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