cultus cultus


  • (n) a system of religious beliefs and rituals



  1. Their Sunday-at-11 cultus is timed to fall between the two milking hours in the agricultural society.
  2. Yahwism was made the sole official cultus.



  1. "We are proud that AIM PowerGen picked Norfolk County as the location for the Clear Creek Wind Farm," said Dennis Travale, Mayor of Norfolk County. "This important investment, along with that made in the Frogmore and Cultus projects, not only...
    on Dec 2, 2008 By: Dennis Travale Source: Canada NewsWire (press release)

  2. Mr. Pieper writes in "Leisure: The Basis of Culture" that "culture depends for its very existence on leisure, and leisure, in its turn, is not possible unless it has a durable and consequently living link with the cultus, with divine...
    on Jul 26, 2008 By: Josef Pieper Source: New York Times

  3. "It is not possible for fishers to visually distinguish Cultus and Sakinaw Lake sockeye from other larger sockeye populations, and therefore the Fraser River sockeye fishery would have to be virtually shut down if these two populations were listed...
    on Oct 22, 2004 By: Geoff Regan Source:

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