Glossary

Rite
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TermRite
Alternative TermsRitual, Ceremony, Service, Liturgy, rites, rituals, liturgies, ceremonies, services
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A sequence of actions that must be followed to perform a religious ceremony. The set of actions is largely symbolic, for example offering food to statues symbolises sacrificing to a deity. The ritual actions are often accompanied by set phrases.

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