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kash·rut

also kash·ruth  (käsh′rəth, -rəs, käsh-ro͞ot′)
n.
1. The state of being kosher.
2. The body of Jewish dietary law.

[Mishnaic Hebrew kašrût, from kāšēr, fitting; see kosher.]
Translations
cacheroute
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But he said if the stem cells are real meat, they have to come from a cow slaughtered according to kosher law, which says the animal's throat must be slit while it is still conscious.
24 the high court announced that it will not hear an appeal of a lower court's decision that New York's kosher law is unconstitutional.
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Elected officials, leading rabbis and veterinary scientists who subsequently visited AgriProcessors' plant confirmed that its practices conformed to federal law, kosher law and animal welfare standards.
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Judge Ackerman's decision is an important vindication of the right of rabbis to enunciate important religious principles to help the agunah, or to correct other religious wrongs, such as kosher law violations," declared Marc Stern, co-Director of the AJCongress Commission on Law and Social Action, who handled the case.
Jewish people have observed Kosher law for over 3,000 years.