or Shulhan Aruk, Shulhan Aruch
[Sephardic Hebrew shool-khahn ah-rookh; Ashkenazic Hebrew shoo l-khuh n aw-roo kh; English shool-kuh n aw-ruh k] /Sephardic Hebrew ʃulˈxɑn ɑˈrux; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈʃʊl xən ˈɔ rʊx; English ˈʃul kən ˈɔ rək/
an authoritative code of Jewish law and custom compiled by the Talmudic scholar Joseph Caro (1488–1575), the original edition published in Vienna in 1565 emphasizing the practices of Sephardic Jews.
noun 1. Clifford Glenwood, 1915–2001, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1994.
noun, plural shuln [shooln, shoo ln] /ʃuln, ʃʊln/ (Show IPA). Yiddish. 1. a synagogue. noun 1. the Yiddish word for synagogue
noun 1. George P(ratt) born 1920, U.S. government official and diplomat: secretary of state 1982–89.
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. shalwar. noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. loose, pajamalike trousers worn by both men and women in India and southeast Asia. noun 1. a pair of loose-fitting trousers tapering to a narrow fit around the ankles, worn in the Indian subcontinent, often with a kameez