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Definition of Ritual

Ritual
Ritual Rit"u*al, a.[L. ritualis, fr. ritus a rite: cf. F. rituel.] Of or pertaining to rites or ritual; as, ritual service or sacrifices; the ritual law.
Ritual
Ritual Rit"u*al, n. [Cf. F. rituel.] 1. A prescribed form of performing divine service in a particular church or communion; as, the Jewish ritual. 2. Hence, the code of ceremonies observed by an organization; as, the ritual of the freemasons. 3. A book containing the rites to be observed.

Meaning of Ritual from wikipedia

- A ritual "is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed in a sequestered place, and performed according to set sequence"...
- Ritual purification is the purification ritual prescribed by a religion by which a person about to perform some ritual is considered to be free of uncleanliness...
- Satanic ritual abuse (SRA, sometimes known as ritual abuse, ritualistic abuse, organised abuse, ****ic ritual abuse, and other variants) was the subject...
- The Roman Ritual (Latin: Rituale Romanum) is one of the official ritual works of the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church. It contains all of the services...
- ****ual rituals fall into two categories: culture-created, and natural behaviour, the human animal having developed **** rituals from evolutionary instincts...
- A ritual is the scripted performance of ceremonial action, usually for a perceived supernatural purpose. Ritual(s) or The Ritual may also refer to: Rituals...
- Ritual Spirit is an EP by British trip hop group M****ive Attack, released on 28 January 2016. It features trip hop artist Tricky for the first time since...
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- is a weather modification ritual that attempts to invoke rain. Among the best known examples of weather modification rituals are North American rain dances...
- The Ritual is a 2011 British horror novel by Adam Nevill. The book was first released in the United Kingdom on 7 October 2011 through Pan Macmillan and...