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The space between the eye and the upper edge of the bill of a bird or between the eye and the nostril of a snake or fish
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  1. The space between the eye and the upper edge of the bill of a bird or between the eye and the nostril of a snake or fish
  2. (Archaic) A teaching or being taught; instruction
  3. Accumulated knowledge or beliefs held by a group about a subject, especially when passed from generation to generation by oral tradition.
The spoken relation and preservation, from one generation to the next, of a people's cultural history and ancestry, often by means of storytelling.
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  1. The spoken relation and preservation, from one generation to the next, of a people's cultural history and ancestry, often by means of storytelling.
Taxes imposed on imports and exports; the United States Constitution prohibits Congress from imposing taxes on goods exported from a state. Also called duties.
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  1. Taxes imposed on imports and exports; the United States Constitution prohibits Congress from imposing taxes on goods exported from a state. Also called duties.
  2. (Plural only) The duties or taxes imposed on imported or exported goods.
  3. Plural form of custom
Plural form of legend
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Plural form of fable
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All such stories belonging to a particular group of people
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  1. All such stories belonging to a particular group of people
  2. An inscription or title on an object, such as a coin.
  3. An unverified story handed down from earlier times, especially one popularly believed to be historical.
The space between the eye and the upper edge of the bill of a bird or between the eye and the nostril of a snake or fish
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  1. The space between the eye and the upper edge of the bill of a bird or between the eye and the nostril of a snake or fish
  2. (Archaic) A teaching or being taught; instruction
  3. Accumulated knowledge or beliefs held by a group about a subject, especially when passed from generation to generation by oral tradition.
Such stories considered as a group:
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  1. Such stories considered as a group:
  2. A traditional, typically ancient story dealing with supernatural beings, ancestors, or heroes that serves as a fundamental type in the worldview of a people, as by explaining aspects of the natural world or delineating the psychology, customs, or ideals of society:
  3. Such stories collectively; mythology
The science or study of myths
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  1. The science or study of myths
  2. A body or collection of myths belonging to a people and addressing their origin, history, deities, ancestors, and heroes.
  3. The field of scholarship dealing with the systematic collection and study of myths.
Anything delivered by word of mouth: a word, speech, conversation, or similar; a story, tale, or legend, especially a poetic tale.
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  1. Anything delivered by word of mouth: a word, speech, conversation, or similar; a story, tale, or legend, especially a poetic tale.
  2. Myth
  3. Mythology.
A set of such customs and usages viewed as a coherent body of precedents influencing the present:
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  1. A set of such customs and usages viewed as a coherent body of precedents influencing the present:
  2. A precept or a body of precepts that are not written in the sacred book of a religion, such as the Bible, but are considered holy or true.
  3. The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication:
Find another word for folklore. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for folklore, like: traditions, lore, , oral tradition, folk wisdom, oral literature, ballad lore, customs, superstitions, legends and fables.