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ritual

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrɪtʃuəl/
an activity or a set of actions that are always done in the same way or at the same time, sometimes as part of a religion: Coffee and the paper are part of my morning ritual.Habitual behaviour
ritualistic
 
 
/ˌrɪtjuəlˈɪstɪk/ adjective
done as a ritualCeremonies
Translations of “ritual”
in Chinese (Traditional) 例行公事,老規矩, (尤指)儀式…
in Russian ритуал…
in Turkish usül, kural, âdet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 例行公事,老规矩, (尤指)仪式…
in Polish rytuał, obrządek…
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