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Jew

noun [C] uk   /dʒuː/ us  
a member of a people whose traditional religion is Judaism: Although my family is Jewish, we're not practising Jews (= actively involved in the religion).JudaismPeople of specific racial or ethnic background
Jewish
adjective uk   /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ/ us  
New York has one of the largest Jewish communities in the world.Judaism
Jewishness
noun [U] uk   /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ.nəs/ us  
Judaism
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