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 for cultus
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cultus \Cul"tus\ (k?l"t?s), n. sing. & pl.; E. pl. Cultuses
     (-?z). [L., cultivation, culture. See Cult.]
     Established or accepted religious rites or usages of worship;
     state of religious development. Cf. Cult, 2.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cultus \Cul"tus\, a. [See Cultus cod.]
     Bad, worthless; no good. [Northwestern U. S.]
  
           "A bad horse, cultus [no good] !" he said, beating it
           with his whip.                           --F. H. Balch.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cultus
      n 1: a system of religious beliefs and rituals; "devoted to the
           cultus of the Blessed Virgin" [syn: cult, cultus,
           religious cult]

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