Scottish rite


Definition of Scottish rite

1 : a ceremonial observed by one of the Masonic systems
2 : a system or organization that observes the Scottish rite and confers the 4th through the 33rd degrees

First Known Use of Scottish rite

1903, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Scottish rite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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