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spiritual

adjective uk   /ˈspɪr.ɪ.tju.əl/ us  
B2 relating to deep feelings and beliefs, especially religious beliefs: Traditional ways of life fulfilled both economic and spiritual needs.
spiritually
adverb uk   /-ə.li/ us  

spiritual

noun [C] uk   /ˈspɪr.ɪ.tju.əl/ (also negro spiritual) us  
a type of religious song, originally developed by African Americans in the US
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