releegion

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releegion (plural releegions)

  1. A system of beliefs, including belief in the existence of at least one of the following: a human soul or spirit, a deity or higher being, or self after the death of one’s body.
  2. A number of customs and rituals associated with such beliefs.
  3. Anything that involves the association of people in a manner resembling a religious institution or cult.
  4. Any system or institution which one engages with in order to foster a sense of meaning or relevance in relation to something greater than oneself.