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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The office or function of a Jew qualified by study of the Jewish civil and religious law forming especially the halakah to expound and apply it

Usage examples (27)
  • Noun : the Orthodox rabbinate
  • I do not cite these reports to defend the rabbinate as a group.
  • But many women in the Conservative rabbinate were not surprised.
  • "But now I see that the rabbinate is not what I thought it was." for more
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