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noun [U]  /ˈdʒu·diˌɪz·əm, -deɪˌɪz-/ us  
a religion based on a belief in a single God and on the Talmud (= a collection of writings explaining Jewish law and customs) and parts of the Bible
(Definition of Judaism from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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