The quality of showing or requiring careful, precise treatment:
(Medicine) The set of instructions allowing a licensed medical professional to start, modify, or stop a medical or patient care order. [from 20th c.]
The quality of being proper, fitting, or suitable; fitness
The quality or state of being formal
The state, quality, or character of being conventional.
An answering service.
(US, military) Written Presidential certificate recognizing service by personnel who died or were wounded in action between 1917 and 1918, or who died in service between 1941 and 1947, or died of wounds received in Korea between June 27, 1950 and July 27, 1954. Service of civilians who died overseas or as a result of injury or disease contracted while serving in a civilian capacity with the United States Armed Forces during the dates and/or in areas prescribed is in like manner recognized.
A condition of being in a stage or form, as of structure, growth, or development:
A gesture or motion that conveys information, gives a command, etc.
Display or outward appearance:
A ceremony, often religious, marking a significant transition in a person's life, as birth, puberty, marriage, or death
(Archaic) A portentous sign or event; an omen.
A group of persons, vehicles, or objects moving along in an orderly, formal manner.
Pompous show; formal display or exhibition.
The definition of a panoply is a beautiful and striking set up, magnificent decor or clothing, or a protective covering.
Any of the roles that a linguistic form can fulfill in an utterance
A device, such as a television or computer monitor, that displays an image by converting a video signal into visible form.
(R.C.Ch.) The rule observed by a religious order
A rite or ceremony
The observance of set forms or rites, as in public worship
Under feudalism, a service, rent, etc. regularly paid to a lord
A local law, usually on the municipality level, that, when fully enacted, has the same effect and force as a statute within that municipality.
Liturgy; esp., any of the historical forms of the Eucharistic service
The definition of an incantation is a series of words used in a chant, in magic or used to cast a spell.
A piece of advice.
The way in which words or phrases are actually used, spoken, or written in a speech community:
An assembly, often periodical, of members or delegates, as of a political, social, professional, or religious group
The anniversary of a marriage:
Ostentatious show or display
The definition of a pageant is a beauty contest or is an elaborate form of entertainment consisting of historical scenes and colorful costumes.
The rite or form used in marrying
A formal investing as with an office, power, or authority, often with appropriate symbols or robes
A formal beginning or introduction.
Fitness, as of an athlete or animal, with regard to health or training:
The definition of commencement means the act or celebration of beginning.
Whatever serves the purpose of commemorating; a memorial.
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