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Ritual

Rit´u`al
a.1.Of or pertaining to rites or ritual; as, ritual service or sacrifices; the ritual law.
n.1.A prescribed form of performing divine service in a particular church or communion; as, the Jewish ritual.
2.Hence, the code of ceremonies observed by an organization; as, the ritual of the freemasons.
3.A book containing the rites to be observed.
Noun1.Ritualritual - any customary observance or practice
Synonyms: rite
2.ritual - the prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies
3.ritual - stereotyped behavior
Adj.1.ritual - of or relating to or characteristic of religious rituals; "ritual killing"
2.ritual - of or relating to or employed in social rites or rituals; "a ritual dance of Haiti"; "sedate little colonial tribe with its ritual tea parties"- Nadine Gordimer
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