Particular customs

those which are limited to a city or district; as, the customs of London.

See also: Custom

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That only proves one thing," said D'Artagnan; "and that is, that you have your particular customs in finance, and M.
They have a very particular custom, which obliges every man that hath a thousand cows to save every year one day's milk of all his herd, and make a bath with it for his relations, entertaining them afterwards with a splendid feast.
Failing to cover or uncover the head, according to the particular customs, can be interpreted as a deliberate sign of disrespect, with resulting consequences.
Fabulous independent restaurants and hotels, many featured under the banner of Welsh Rarebits, have clocked on to the fact that it can be very valuable to acknowledge the particular customs and traditions of our own country.
The result, sad to say, mostly gives little indication of the musical component of the particular customs shown, and in some cases can only be described as 'noodling'.
Setting the template for its expansion into other locations, the owners quickly realized the need to set very high service standards and to appreciate the particular customs and shopping patterns of each nationality, beginning with Japanese - the majority of the Hawaii Division's customers, even today.
He argues that these interactions are conditioned by particular customs that involve a range of often ambiguous and contingent rituals for approaching government that are tied to social expectation, hierarchy, and changing meanings of community and political minority that are the products of governance at the everyday level.
It is set in the present day, in a pub, run by Ondine's parents, in The Serene Duchy of Brugel, an interesting place with its own particular customs and beliefs.
aaa De la Vega, who called for strengthening bilateral economic relations by improving particular customs procedures and encouraging investment, voiced hope that this meeting would favor the rapprochement between the two countries' businessmen and, therefore, improve theirabusiness conditions.
Because it had its origin in the 7th century under Mohammed, it was possible to unite within it some elements of Christianity and of Judaism, along with particular customs of Arabia.
Works that are "built upon general nature, live forever; while those which depend for their existence on particular customs and habits .
Although the sentiment behind festas is the same everywhere, particular customs can differ between communities.