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(xaˈzan; English ˈhɑːzən) or


(Judaism) variant spellings of chazan
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or cha•zan

(ˈxɑ zən, xɑˈzɑn)

n., pl. ha•za•nim (xɑˈzɔ nɪm, ˌxɑ zɑˈnim) Eng. ha•zans. Hebrew.
a cantor of a synagogue.
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Noun1.hazan - the official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos
spiritual leader - a leader in religious or sacred affairs
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The fermentation process in producing the beer decontaminated the water." Klutstein and Hazan gathered a team of scientists, archeologists, and local beer makers.
The work will build on recent advances by Hazan, Singer and colleagues in optimization methods for machine learning to improve their speed and accuracy while reducing the required computing power.
"We can not live with a reality that we do not know the fate of our children," Hazan said, who last year attacked the bus of families of prisoners from Gaza who were visiting their children in Israeli jails.
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In the video, Hazan appears talking about how migrants who came from "the black lands" brought Africa to Tel Aviv instead of taking Tel Aviv to Africa.
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On December 25, right-wing Israeli Knesset member Oren Hazan stopped a bus that was transporting detainees' families to visit their sons in Ramon Prison--their first in six months.
Member of the Knesset, Oren Hazan, and other extremists blocked the entrance of buses to the desert Nafha jail in southern Israel and abused women and other relatives of prisoners to demand that Hamas give information about Israelis the Palestinian group holds.
Oren Hazan, a member of Netanyahu's rightist Likud party had tweeted on the day of the shooting that Jordanians "who we keep supplied with water and whose butts we defend day and night" needed "re-education".
In examining safety data from the pooled trials, Lydie Hazan, MD, of Axis Clinical Trials and her collaborators found that, for pediatric patients, most treatment-emergent adverse events (AEs) were skin and subcutaneous tissue-related.
In examining safety data from the pooled trials, Lydie Hazan, MD, of Axis Clinical Trials and her collaborators found that for pediatric patients most treatment-emergent adverse events (AEs) were skin and subcutaneous tissue related.
"When my peers ask for recommended classes, Human Bonding is always one I mention because not only is the material vital to anyone, regardless of academic or career interest, but also it is delivered in such a memorable way by Professor Hazan," Lobo says.