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(Judaism) the beliefs and doctrines of the Karaite sect
a Jewish theology based on literal interpretation of the Old Testament and rejection of rabbinical commentary. — Karaite, n.See also: Judaism
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(28.) In Medieval Rabbinic parlance "Sadducees" often refers to the Qaraite sectarians; such a ruling is attested in the work of the individual usually considered to be the founder of Qaraism
, Anan's Sefer Ha-Mitzvot (I.