religious rite

religious rite
an established ceremony prescribed by a religion

the rite of baptism

Syn: ↑rite
Derivationally related forms: ↑ritual (for: ↑rite)
Hypernyms: ↑religious ceremony, ↑religious ritual
vigil, ↑watch, ↑last rites, ↑orgy, ↑circumcision, ↑liturgy, ↑office

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