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Scottish rite Syllabification: Scot·tish rite

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Definition of Scottish rite in English:

noun

A ceremonial rite in a Masonic order.
Example sentences
  • It holds true for the Scottish rite or York rite!
  • Unfortunately, Nordic lore has long served as a ‘white power’ myth, if more subtly than the Scottish rites usurped by the KKK.

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