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tradition
used in Flowers for Algernon

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Definition
a long-established or previously long-established practice or belief

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one or more practices, beliefs, or stories passed down through generations within a specific culture or group
  • ...he worried that someone else might make a discovery along these lines and take the credit from him. dr. strauss on the other hand might be called a genius, although i feel that his areas of knowledge are too limited. he was educated in the tradition of narrow specialization; the broader aspects of background were neglected far more than necessary—even for a neurosurgeon. i was shocked to learn that the only ancient languages he could read were latin, greek, and hebrew, and that he...
    3 -- May (15% in)

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