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observance

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1 the following of a custom, rule, or law

  • the observance of this family tradition would make your grandmother very happy
  • observance of the smoking ban in public buildings
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2 an oft-repeated action or series of actions performed in accordance with tradition or a set of rules

  • some religions require very specific observances on holy days
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3 a state of being aware

  • if youʼve been doing any significant housecleaning, it has escaped my observance
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