- rite; a repeated set of actions
- They carried out the ritual carefully.
- Dutch: ritueel
- Spanish: ritual
- French: rituel
- German: Ritual
- Italian: rituale
- Related to a rite or repeated set of actions.
Etymology: From adjective ritualis, from noun rituum, rite, + adjective suffix -alis.
- They performed the ritual lighting of the candles.
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