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noun [C]     /dʒuː/
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     /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ/ adjective New York has one of the largest Jewish communities in the world.Judaism Jewishness     /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ.nəs/ noun [U] Judaism
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