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bar mitzvah

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Judaism
bar mitzvahbar mitz‧vah /ˌbɑː ˈmɪtsvə $ ˌbɑːr-/ noun [countable]  1 RRJthe religious ceremony held when a Jewish boy reaches the age of 13 and is considered an adultbat mitzvah2 RRJa boy for whom this ceremony is held
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bar mitzvahAs a teenager, what was his bar mitzvah like?
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