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a formal act or set of acts prescribed by ritual

a conventional social gesture or act without intrinsic purpose

of or characterized by ceremony

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One of the reasons is cultural rites of passage handed down through the females of the family,'' she said.
These products once ruled national economies just as oil does in modern times; they were integral to many cultures, being used for medicines, cultural rites, and personal care.
A sample paper titled "Collodi's Pinocchio: Biblical and Cultural Rites of Passage" on the theme of the prodigal son is appended.
I would be seen as having violated a lot of cultural rites by wearing a bikini, and in some cases just by wearing trousers.
This will ensure that cultural rites can be used to promote women's health.
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