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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Tradición

Tradition (truh-DIH-shun)
A belief or behavior that is passed from generation to generation in a family, a culture, or a religion.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.