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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rabbinical college, presided over by eminent Talmudical scholars. The most renowned yeshibah is at Volojin, in the province of Vilna, Russia. Modern rabbinical colleges, where, besides Talmudical lore, academic instruction is given, are called seminaries.

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