noun, plural shohetim
[shohkh-teem] /ʃoʊxˈtim/ (Show IPA). English, shohets. Hebrew.
a person certified by a rabbi or Jewish court of law to slaughter animals for food in the manner prescribed by Jewish law.
noun, plural shoji, shojis. 1. a light screen consisting of a framework of wood covered with paper or other translucent material, used originally in Japanese homes as one of a series of sliding panels between the interior and exterior or between two interior spaces. noun (pl) -ji, -jis 1. a rice-paper screen in a sliding […]
noun 1. a city in S Maharashtra in SW India. noun 1. a city in SW India, in S Maharashtra: major textile centre. Pop: 873 037 (2001)
- Sholem aleichem
noun 1. Sholom [shaw-luh m] /ˈʃɔ ləm/ (Show IPA), or Sholem [shoh-lem,, -luh m] /ˈʃoʊ lɛm,, -ləm/ (Show IPA), or Shalom [shah-lohm] /ʃɑˈloʊm/ (Show IPA), (pen name of Solomon Rabinowitz) 1859–1916, Russian author of Yiddish novels, plays, and short stories; in the U.S. from 1906. Sholem Aleichem noun 1. See Aleichem noun 1. Sholom, real […]
noun 1. Christopher Latham [ley-thuh m,, -th uh m] /ˈleɪ θəm,, -ðəm/ (Show IPA), 1819–90, U.S. inventor of the typewriter. noun 1. Christopher Latham. 1819–90, US inventor, who invented (1868) the typewriter and sold the patent to the Remington company (1873)