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Meaning of “ritual” - Learner’s Dictionary

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…
(Definition of ritual from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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