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adjective (RELIGIOUS)    /ˈpaɪ.əs/
strongly believing in religion , and living in a way that shows this belief : She is a pious follower of the faith , never missing her prayers .Worshipping a god piously     /-li/ adverb Worshipping a godAffected and insincere
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