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1 strict adherence to traditional methods or teachings [syn: traditionality]
2 adherence to tradition (especially in cultural or religious matters)
3 the doctrine that all knowledge was originally derived by divine revelation and that it is transmitted by traditions

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  1. The adherence to traditional views or practices, especially with regard to cultural or religious matters

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traditionalism in German: Traditionalismus

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