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observance

noun [C or U] uk   /əbˈzɜː.vəns/  us   /-ˈzɝː-/ formal
the act of obeying a law or following a religious custom: religious observances such as fasting
Translations of “observance”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對法律或宗教習俗的)遵守,奉行…
in Russian соблюдение…
in Turkish itaat, uyma, riayet…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对法律或宗教习俗的)遵守,奉行…
in Polish przestrzeganie, obrzęd…
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