Definitions

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  • n. A person certified under Jewish law to slaughter cattle and poultry

Etymologies

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From Hebrew שׁוֹחֵט (shokhét, "slaughterer, butcher").

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  • Shochet is the hebrew word for butcher.

    July 17, 2009