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Passover

A seven-day festival to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt (eight days outside Israel) beginning on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Nissan. Also called the "Festival of Mazzot"; the "Festival of Spring"; Pesah.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Passover." (Viewed on September 24, 2017) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/glossary/passover>.

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