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Noun
/trəˈdiSHən/,
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traditions, plural;
  1. The transmission of customs or beliefs from generation to generation, or the fact of being passed on in this way
    • - every shade of color is fixed by tradition and governed by religious laws
  2. A long-established custom or belief that has been passed on in this way
    • - Japan's unique cultural traditions
  3. An artistic or literary method or style established by an artist, writer, or movement, and subsequently followed by others
    • - visionary works in the tradition of William Blake
  4. A doctrine believed to have divine authority though not in the scriptures, in particular

  5. (in Christianity) Doctrine not explicit in the Bible but held to derive from the oral teaching of Jesus and the Apostles

  6. (in Judaism) An ordinance of the oral law not in the Torah but held to have been given by God to Moses

  7. (in Islam) A saying or act ascribed to the Prophet but not recorded in the Koran


  1. an inherited pattern of thought or action
  2. custom: a specific practice of long standing
  3. (traditional) consisting of or derived from tradition; "traditional history"; "traditional morality"
  4. (traditional) pertaining to time-honored orthodox doctrines; "the simple security of traditional assumptions has vanished"
  5. Tradition is the third studio album by American shred guitarist Michael Angelo Batio. It was released as a companion CD to the Jam With Angelo DVD .
  6. Tradition are a United Kingdom-based reggae band. They enjoyed success with UK reggae audiences in the late 1970s, and were signed by RCA Records. They split up in 1983 but reformed over twenty years later.
  7. Tradition (subtitled The Doc Watson Family) is the title of a recording by Doc Watson and Family. It was recorded in 1964 - 1965 and not released until 1977.
  8. Tradition: A Journal of Orthodox Jewish Thought is a quarterly Orthodox academic journal published by the Rabbinical Council of America in association with Yeshiva University in New York City. It contains essays about the history, philosophy, and practice of Orthodox Judaism.
  9. Tradition Records was an American record label that existed from 1955 to 1961.
  10. "Tradition" is the opening number for the acclaimed Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof. In the song, the main character, Tevye, explains the roles of each social class (fathers, mothers, sons, and daughters) in the village of Anatevka, and how the traditional roles of people like the ...
  11. A part of culture that is passed from person to person or generation to generation, possibly differing in detail from family to family, such as the way to celebrate holidays; A commonly held system
  12. (Traditional) Customs, beliefs, practices and objects passed down from one generation to the next.
  13. (Traditional) generally refers to those practitioners of the Martial Arts who adhere to customor the original concepts and moves of a particular system.
  14. (Traditional) Traditionally styled furniture is available in both original antique pieces and quality reproductions. This type of furniture usually follows a particular period style such as Georgian, Tudor, Regency or Louis XV.
  15. (Traditional) This style springs from 18th century England, the French countryside or even exotic Eastern lands. The most popular styles in this category are 18th century English, 19th century Neoclassic, French country and British Colonial revival.
  16. (Traditional) Style name that refers to the characteristic designs of the European and Oriental/Persian schools of weaving. Modern traditional throw rugs replicate the classic patterns, colors, and styles of antique throw rugs.
  17. (2.2 Traditional) Auctions.When a product is first put up for auction, we may set a minimum bid and require a significant increase in the price from each subsequent bidder ("Traditional Auction"). ...
  18. (Traditional) (Father of the Bride part 1 & II anyone)
  19. (Traditional) A brewer who has either an all malt flagship (the beer which represents the greatest volume among that brewers brands) or has at least 50% of its volume in either all malt beers or in beers which use adjuncts to enhance rather than lighten flavor. ...
  20. (Traditional) A pre-paid fee-for-service health plan that gives members maximum freedom of choice, allowing them to seek medical care from any health care provider without reduction of benefits.
  21. (Traditional) At universities and corporations, the standard videoconferencing systems are defined by a communications protocol named H.323. This standard is what allows multiple manufacturers of videoconference systems to communicate with each other. ...
  22. (Traditional) Classic, elegant, and formal in appearance, includes curves, carvings, and deep rich color.
  23. (Traditional) Historic pieces of furniture and well-known design elements are the inspiration for traditional furniture. Complex carvings, moldings and bold shaping on case pieces are indicative of the traditional style as are fancy face veneers, polished finishes and embellished hardware.
  24. (Traditional) Modern-day representations of time-honored European and Asian designs reminiscent of Oriental or Persian motifs.
  25. (Traditional) Pen, pencil, marker and chalk pastel