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Religious words just audible (4)


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'religious words' is the definition.
Although both the answer and definition are singular nouns, I can't see how one could define the other.

'just audible' is the wordplay.
'just' becomes 'right' (associated in meaning).
'audible' indicates a 'sounds like' (homophone) clue.
'right' is a homophone of 'RITE'.

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(Other definitions for rite that I've seen before include "Ceremonial procedure", "something like mass", "Custom", "Tire of ceremony", "Established religious ceremony".)

I've seen this clue in The Sun and The Telegraph.
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