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1. (Judaism) a member of the school of rabbis that produced the Masora
2. (Judaism) a Hebrew scholar who is expert in the Masora
[C16: from Hebrew māsōreth Masora]
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Mas•o•rete(ˈmæs əˌrit) also
one of the writers or compilers of the Masorah.
[1580–90; < Hebrew māsōreth]
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any of the Jewish scribes of the 10th century who compiled the Masora. — Masoretic, — Masoretical, adj.See also: Judaism
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|Noun||1.||Masorete - a scholar who is expert on the Masorah (especially one of the Jewish scribes who contributed to the Masorah)|
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