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'Id al-Ad•ha(ˈɪd æl ɑdˈhɑ)
a major Islamic festival coming 70 days after Ramadan, usu. marked by the sacrifice of a sheep.
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|Noun||1.||Id al-Adha - the 10th day of Dhu'l-Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God's ransom of Abraham's son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity|