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fast day

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Religion
fast dayˈfast ˌday noun [countable]  RREATa day when you do not eat any food, especially for religious reasons
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fast dayN.B. It does no harm to include a fast day in the feeding regime.The date commemorates the fall of both Temple5-It is a fast day and an occasion of double mourning.It is a fast day and an occasion of double mourning.
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