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rite

noun [C usually plural] uk   /raɪt/ us  
(a usually religious ceremony with) a set of fixed words and actions: funeral/marriage/fertility rites You have to go through an initiation rite before you become a full member.
Translations of “rite”
in Spanish rito…
in French rite…
in German der Ritus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宗教儀式, 禮節, 慣例…
in Russian обряд…
in Turkish âyin, dinî tören…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宗教仪式, 礼节, 惯例…
in Polish obrządek, rytuał…
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