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zizith

[Sephardic Hebrew tsee-tseet; Ashkenazic Hebrew tsi-tsis] /Sephardic Hebrew tsiˈtsit; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈtsɪ tsɪs/
noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) Judaism.
1.
the fringes or tassels formerly worn at the corners of the outer garment and now worn at the four corners of the tallith and the arba kanfoth.
Also, tzitzith.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Hebrew ṣīṣīth
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zizith

/ˈtsɪtsɪs; tsiːˈtsiːt/
noun
1.
(functioning as singular or pl) (Judaism) a variant spelling of tsitsith
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