noun, plural responsa
[ri-spon-suh] /rɪˈspɒn sə/ (Show IPA)
the reply of a noted rabbi or Jewish scholar as rendered in the Responsa.
noun (pl) -sa (-sə)
(Judaism) a written answer from a rabbinic authority to a question submitted


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