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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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a modern state in the Middle East, bordering theMediterranean; the people traditionally descended from Jacob; the Hebrew or Jewish people; the northern kingdom of the Hebrews, including 10 of the 12 tribes, sometimes called by the name of the chief tribe, Ephraim. <i>Cap.:</i> Samaria; male given name

Usage examples (36)
  • America's strong pro-Israel bias is most to blame.
  • AMANPOUR: He's got his own pro-Israel lobbying group.
  • Many blamed the United States for being too pro-Israel.
  • BLITZER: Are you suggesting he's not pro-Israel enough? for more
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