uncleanness

  • 1 uncleanness — index defilement Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Uncleanness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Uncleanness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 uncleanness uncleanness &c.???adj. Sgm: N 1 impurity impurity Sgm: N 1 immundity immundity immundicity Sgm: N 1 impurity impurity &c.???of mind ???>961 …

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  • 3 uncleanness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Dirtiness Nouns 1. uncleanness, impurity; filth, defilement, contamination, soilure; abomination; taint; malodorousness; decay, putrescence, putrefaction; corruption, mold, must, mildew, dry rot;… …

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  • 4 Uncleanness — Unclean Un*clean , a. [AS. uncl?ne. See {Unnot}, and {Clean}.] 1. Not clean; foul; dirty; filthy. [1913 Webster] 2. Ceremonially impure; needing ritual cleansing. [1913 Webster] He that toucheth the dead body of any man shall be unclean seven… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 uncleanness — noun see unclean …

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  • 6 uncleanness — See unclean. * * * …

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  • 7 uncleanness — noun /ʌnˈklinːəs/ˌ /ʌŋ / a) The state of being unclean b) The result or product of being unclean. Syn: uncleanliness …

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  • 8 uncleanness — sb. RG. 434 …

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  • 9 uncleanness — n. condition of being unclean; untidiness, dirtiness; impurity …

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  • 10 uncleanness — n. 1. Foulness, defilement, impurity, dirtiness, filthiness, nastiness, pollution, abomination. 2. (Jewish Law.) Impurity, pollution. 3. Moral impurity, defilement by sin, sinfulness, unholiness, pollution …

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  • 11 uncleanness — un·clean·ness …

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  • 12 uncleanness — noun the state of being unsanitary • Syn: ↑dirtiness • Ant: ↑cleanness (for: ↑dirtiness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑unclean, ↑dirty …

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  • 13 Midras uncleanness — Part of Judaic series of articles on Ritual purity in Judaism   …

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  • 14 unclean — uncleanness, n. /un kleen /, adj., uncleaner, uncleanest. 1. not clean; dirty. 2. morally impure; evil; vile: unclean thoughts. 3. Chiefly Biblical. having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to the laws, esp. the dietary… …

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  • 15 TOHOROT — (Heb. טָהֳרוֹת; lit. cleannesses ), fifth tractate in the order of the same name according to the enumeration in the standard Mishnah. According to hai gaon it is the seventh. It is also the seventh in the Tosefta, if the three sections into… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 16 Metzora (parsha) — Metzora, Metzorah, M’tzora, Mezora, Metsora, or M’tsora (מְּצֹרָע Hebrew for “one being diseased,” the ninth word, and the first distinctive word, in the parshah) is the 28th weekly Torah portion (parshah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah… …

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  • 17 Chukat — Chukat, Hukath, or Chukkas (Hebrew: חֻקַּת‎, “decree,” the ninth word, and the first distinctive word, in the parshah) is the 39th weekly Torah portion (parshah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the sixth in the book of Numbers. It …

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  • 18 Leviticus 15 — 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and to Aaron, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When any man hath a running issue out of his flesh, because of his issue he is unclean. 3 And this shall be his uncleanness in his issue …

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  • 19 NIDDAH — (Heb. נִדָּה; menstruous woman ), seventh tractate of the order Tohorot in the Mishnah and in the Babylonian Talmud – the only tractate of the order with Gemara. The tractate deals with the ritual uncleanness of a woman which is caused by… …

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  • 20 NEGA'IM — (Heb. נְגָעִים; Plagues ), third tractate of the order Tohorot in the Mishnah and Tosefta. It deals with ritual uncleanness resulting from the plague referred to in Leviticus 13 and 14, which is usually translated as leprosy. Nega im consists of… …

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