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Sem•i•tism



Pronunciation: (sem'i-tiz"um or, esp. Brit., sē'mi-), [key]
n.
1. Semitic characteristics, esp. the ways, ideas, influence, etc., of the Jewish people.
2. a word or idiom peculiar to, derived from, or characteristic of a Semitic language, esp. of Hebrew.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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