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traditional

adjective uk   us   /trəˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/ /-ˈdɪʃ.nəl/
B1 following or belonging to the customs or ways of behaving that have continued in a group of people or society for a long time without changing: The villagers retain a strong attachment to their traditional values/customs/beliefs. The school uses a combination of modern and traditional methods for teaching reading. The dancers were wearing traditional Hungarian dress/costume. She's very traditional (in her ideas and opinions).
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in Korean 전통적인…
in Arabic تَقْليدي…
in Portuguese tradicional…
in Catalan tradicional…
in Japanese 伝統的な, 従来の…
in Italian tradizionale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳統的…
in Russian традиционный…
in Turkish geleneksel, göreneksel, ananevî…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传统的…
in Polish tradycyjny…
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