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Definition: An irrational belief -- i.e., one held in spite of evidence to the contrary -- usually involving supernatural forces and associated with rituals. More...
Also Known As: irrational belief
The belief that spilling salt is bad luck and that one must toss a pinch of salt over one's shoulder to dispell misfortune is an ancient superstition.
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