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Overview of noun ritual

The noun ritual has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) ritual, rite

(any customary observance or practice)

2. (4) ritual

(the prescribed procedure for conducting religious ceremonies)

3. ritual

(stereotyped behavior)

Overview of adj ritual

The adj ritual has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. ritual

(of or relating to or characteristic of religious rituals; "ritual killing")

2. ritual

(of or relating to or employed in social rites or rituals; "a ritual dance of Haiti"; "sedate little colonial tribe with its ritual tea parties"- Nadine Gordimer) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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