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shechita or shechitah (ˈʃəxitɑ, ˈʃxitə, ˈʃəxitɑ, ˈʃxitə)
the Jewish method of killing animals for food
[from Hebrew, literally: slaughter]
shechitah or shechitah
[from Hebrew, literally: slaughter]

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