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HanukkahHa‧nuk‧kah, Chanukah /ˈhɑːnəkə $ ˈkɑːnəkə, ˈhɑː-/ noun [countable, uncountable]  RRJTMCan eight-day Jewish holiday in November or December
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HanukkahParents and other buyers may choose from fine books about the spirit of Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.In the hasty and confused breakup, nobody wished anybody a happy Hanukkah, a merry Christmas or a happy New Year.Barbara Diamond has collected eight stories to reflect the meaning of Hanukkah.
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