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observance
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
conformity with law or custom or practice

or:

taking part in a ritual — such as celebrating a holiday
  • In Kilanga these are matters of religious observance, they are baptism and communion.
    Book 2 — Revelation (88% in)

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