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|Noun||1.||sawm - the third pillar of Islam is fasting (primarily during the month of Ramadan); Muslims abstain from food and drink and gambling and all sensuous pleasures from sunrise to sunset during Ramadan|
abstinence - act or practice of refraining from indulging an appetite
pillar of Islam - (Islam) one of the five religious obligations accepted by all Muslims