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Noun Concept
Categories: Anthropology of religion, Ceremonies, All articles needing additional references, Rites of passage, Articles with short description
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rite of passage  A Rite Of Passage  Adulthood rite  Initiation rites  Passage Rite
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A ritual performed in some cultures at times when an individual changes status (as from adolescence to adulthood) WordNet 3.0
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A ritual performed in some cultures at times when an individual changes status (as from adolescence to adulthood) WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A rite of passage is a ceremony or ritual of the passage which occurs when an individual leaves one group to enter another. Wikipedia
Ceremony or ritual of the passage which occurs when an individual leaves one group to enter another Wikidata
A ceremony or series of ceremonies, often very ritualized, to celebrate a transition in a person’s life. Baptisms, bar mitzvahs, weddings and funerals are among the best known examples. Wiktionary
Ceremony to celebrate a transition. Wiktionary (translation)
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After John officially attained his majority, Robert bought him his first legal beer. This is a common American rite of passage. Wiktionary