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hajor hajj also hadj (hăj)
n. pl. haj·es or hajj·es also hadj·es Islam
A pilgrimage to Mecca during Dhu'l Hijja, considered obligatory for every Muslim who is capable of undertaking it at least once in his or her life.
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|Noun||1.||haj - the fifth pillar of Islam is a pilgrimage to Mecca during the month of Dhu al-Hijja; at least once in a lifetime a Muslim is expected to make a religious journey to Mecca and the Kaaba; "for a Muslim the hajj is the ultimate act of worship"|
pillar of Islam - (Islam) one of the five religious obligations accepted by all Muslims