spirituality

spirituality
spirituality [spir΄i cho͞o al′ə tē]
n.
pl. spiritualities
1. spiritual character, quality, or nature
2. religious devotion or piety
3. [often pl.] the rights, jurisdiction, tithes, etc. belonging to the church or to an ecclesiastic
4. the fact or state of being incorporeal

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