the act of proceeding to the reading table in a synagogue for the reading of a portion from the Torah.
the immigration of Jews to Israel, either as individuals or in groups.
any of the major waves of Jewish immigration to Palestine or Israel.
(aliˈja), (pl) -yoth (-ˈjɒt). immigration to the Holy Land
(əˈliːə). the honour of being called to read from the Torah
a solid appearing reddish-orange as crystals and brownish-yellow as powder, C 14 H 8 O 4 , one of the earliest known dyes, formerly obtained in its natural state from madder and now derived from anthraquinone: used chiefly in the synthesis of other dyes. Historical Examples From the alizarin-potassium thus obtained the alizarin is set […]
- Alizarin crimson
a pigment used in painting, derived from anthraquinone and characterized by its red color and transparency. Historical Examples alizarin crimson is a permanent crimson with a coal-tar origin. Illumination and its Development in the Present Day Sidney Farnsworth
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aljabr tool An implementation of MACSYMA for the Macintosh by Fort Pond Research. (1995-02-21)