The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication:
A legally-defined responsibility to perform certain acts or meet certain standards of performance; an essential element of proof in a tort action is that the defendant had a duty to act in a certain manner, such as the duty to use due care in the operation of a motor vehicle. Duties may be mandated by law, such as the duty to pay taxes, or may be voluntary, such as those assumed under a contract.
Organization that checks that certain laws or rules are obeyed.
The tax, property or people so levied.
Ways of thinking and behaving shared generally by a society or group
The relative speed of change or progress. [from the 18th century]
money collected under a tariff
The tradition or body of such practices:
The act, manner, or amount of using; use:
A way of life:
A customary practice, rule, method, etc.; usage
An individual or personal manner of behaving, acting, or doing:
(Business) A fee for using any kind of material processing service.
The definition of a system is a set of rules, an arrangement of things, or a group of related things that work toward a common goal.
Style is defined as a particular of doing or saying something, or refers to a unique form of clothing or way of arranging your appearance.
The definition of a rubric is the use of red lettering to highlight something on a page, or a standard for grading or scoring knowledge or performance.
The practice of such activities or procedures:
A set form or system of rites, religious or otherwise
A ceremony, often religious, marking a significant transition in a person's life, as birth, puberty, marriage, or death
Any formal, customary observance, practice, or procedure
Protocol is defined as the rules and customs of a group or a standard procedure.
A doctor's written direction for the preparation and use of medicine, the grinding of lenses for eyeglasses, etc.
A practice based upon earlier precedents
Praxis is defined as an accepted practice or custom, or an idea translated into action, or something in reality rather than something in theory.
Business; trade; custom
A manner or way of acting, doing, or being; method or form
The definition of a method is a system or a way of doing something.
A thing done often and hence, usually, done easily; practice; custom
Established method of expression or practice; fixed way of proceeding; conventional or stated scheme; formula.
Fashion is defined as a popular way of dressing or speaking.
The definition of costume means a style of dress characteristic of a certain period or country or profession, or clothes worn for an event or a play or for a party with a theme.
A conventional form, usage, or rule
A fixed routine, procedure, line of conduct, thought or feeling (See also rutter)
Characteristic is defined as a quality or trait.
A way or method in which something is done or happens; mode or fashion of procedure
The condition of being addicted (to a habit) or of being an addict; specif., the habitual use of narcotic drugs
Behavior that follows rigid etiquette or a prescribed form
A mark or symbol used in a writing system.
Taste is the acting of eating or drinking, the sense of noticing flavors in food or drink, or a liking for something.
A perfect example; model; pattern; archetype
A reasoned purpose; an intent:
A consistent, characteristic form, style, or method, as:
Mold is a form or a container used to give shape to something.
The prevailing fashion, practice, or style:
Something regarded as a heritage:
The business of moving passengers and cargo through a transportation system.
A branch or kind of business:
The property of containing a strange quark or antiquark. Strangeness is expressed in terms of an integer quantum number, −1 for each strange quark and +1 for each strange antiquark. Hadrons that possess strangeness are called strange . The total strangeness of a quantum system is unchanged by decay processes involving the strong or electromagnetic forces; however, decay through the weak force can change the total strangeness of the system.
A deceitful scheme or method; evasion; trick
A divergence or deviation, as from an established rule, plan, or procedure:
A difference between or among items:
An instance of disparity or unlikeness:
Something remarkable or valuable because rare
The definition of a phenomenon is something that is observable or an extraordinary thing or person.
These arts, beliefs, and other products considered with respect to a particular subject or mode of expression:
A duty or duties so imposed.
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