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Ju·da·i·ca

 (jo͞o-dā′ĭ-kə)
n.
Literature, art, or ritual items associated with Judaism.

[From Latin Iūdaica, neuter pl. of Iūdaicus, Judaic; see Judaic.]
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Judaica

(dʒuːˈdeɪɪkə)
pl n
1. (Judaism) the literature, customs, culture, etc, of the Jews
2. (Judaism) books or artefacts of Jewish interest, esp as a collection
[Latin, literally: Jewish matters]
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Ju•da•i•ca

(dʒuˈdeɪ ɪ kə)

n.pl.
things pertaining to Jewish life and customs, esp. when of a historical, literary, or artistic nature, as books or ritual objects.
[1920–25; < Latin, n. use of neuter pl. of jūdaicus Judaic]
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Judaica

a collection of literary or historical materials relating to Judaism or the Jews.
See also: Collections and Collecting
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Judaica - historical and literary materials relating to Judaism
aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblage - several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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