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West'ern Wall'




a wall in Jerusalem where Jews, on certain occasions, assemble for prayer and lamentation: traditionally believed to be the remains of the western wall of Herod's temple, destroyed by the Romans ina.d.70. Also called Wailing Wall.

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

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