Reception

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Reception is a noun form of receiving, or to receive something, such as art, experience, information, people, products, or vehicles. It is often used in the following contexts:

Astrology[edit]

  • Reception (astrology), in astrology, where one planet is located in a sign where a second planet has astrological dignity
  • Mutual reception, an astrological term that applies when two planets are in each other's signs of rulership

Events and rites[edit]

  • Reception, a formal party, usually in the evening, where the guests are "received" (welcomed) by the hosts and guests of honor
  • Rite of Reception, the rite through which a baptized person is received into the Catholic Church, including a profession, and the Sacrament of Confirmation and Holy Communion
  • Wedding reception, where the guests are "received" (welcomed) by the hosts and guests of honor

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