kashrut

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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.
As part of New York's recent budget cuts, the Division of Kosher Law Enforcement was reduced to a lone director.
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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Specifically, kosher poultry is treated with salt to draw out the bird's blood, consumption of which is forbidden under kosher law.
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