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Meriting, liable to, or punishable by excommunication: excommunicable behavior.
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Openly supporting gay rights is an excommunicable
offense; excommunication means the loss of a place to worship, and also the loss of one's entire culture, community, and often family.
"Whether or not she is excommunicable
, whether they could bring action against her, is another matter."
(13.) For a discussion of excommunicable
offenses, and of some specific acts of excommunication, see Kaplan, "The Social Functions of the Herem," especially pp.