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Processions

Scope note

Use for occasions where a group of people move along in orderly succession in a formal ceremonial context. For large public processions of a festive nature, often including floats and marching bands and held in honor of an anniversary, person, or event, use "parades."

Term type

AAT

Getty AAT term number

300069290

Broader Terms used

<cultural ceremonies>

Equivalent Terms used

procession

Created

11yrs ago

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