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tradition
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

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

and/or:

one or more practices, beliefs, or stories passed down through generations within a specific culture or group
  • They are an extraordinary invention, you see, and part of the great tradition.
    p. 262.0
  • I don't miss my childhood, but I do, on occasion, miss Holland, a country with an admirable tradition."
    p. 240.7
  • The tradition, sir?
    p. 262.1
  • "Do you not recall my mentioning my homeland's admirable tradition?
    p. 262.1
  • It's a proud tradition, Martina.
    p. 379.6

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