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tradition

noun [C/U]  /trəˈdɪʃ·ən/ us  
a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a long time, or the practice of following behavior and beliefs that have been so established: [C] It is a western tradition for brides to wear white. [U] The Dinka people are cattle-farmers by tradition.
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