MASONIC GLOSSARY - DEFINED BY THE GRAND LODGE OF CALIFORNIA

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ballot a secret vote by balls and cubes or in writing
clandestine not recognized by the Grand Lodge of California
Constituent Lodge a Lodge chartered by, or under dispensation from, a Grand Lodge
dimit a document, bearing the seal of a Lodge and attested to by the Secretary, terminating membership
fraternal intercourse activities that promote fraternalism in constituent Lodges or Masonic Youth Orders and are not prohibited by this Code
in good standing when dues are current
Masonic Association a group of Masons with common employment or profession and with a membership of not less than 25 Master Masons of this jurisdiction; in good standing
Masonic Clothing white aprons
Masonic Intercourse any communication involving the esoteric or secret portion of the ritual
Masonic Organizations any group, chapter, order, club, association or organization requiring Masonic affiliation as a prerequisite to membership, except Masonic Lodges
Masonic Regalia aprons, jewels, implements and hats appropriate to one's station or office
Masonic
Youth Orders
International Order of the Rainbow for Girls
International Order of Job's Daughters
International Order of DeMolay
notice a call issued by the Secretary, by order of the Lodge or Master, or by other competent authority to attend or perform as specified
summons

an imperative order issued by the Master, and attested to by the Secretary, or by other competent authority, to appear as specified; a trial summons is one issued for the purpose of answering Masonic charges

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