observance Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “observance” in the English Dictionary

"observance" in British English

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observancenoun [C or U]

uk   /əbˈzɜː.vəns/  us   /-ˈzɝː-/ formal
the ​act of ​obeying a ​law or ​following a ​religiouscustom: religious observances such as ​fasting
(Definition of observance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"observance" in American English

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observancenoun [C/U]

 us   /əbˈzɜr·vəns/
a ​ceremony or ​action to ​celebrate a ​holiday or a ​religious or other ​importantevent: [C] MemorialDay observances [U] Financial ​markets will be ​closedMonday in observance of ​LaborDay.
(Definition of observance from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “observance”
in Chinese (Simplified) (对法律或宗教习俗的)遵守,奉行…
in Turkish itaat, uyma, riayet…
in Russian соблюдение…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對法律或宗教習俗的)遵守,奉行…
in Polish przestrzeganie, obrzęd…
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