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One entry found for circumcision.
Main Entry: cir·cum·ci·sion
Pronunciation: secondarystresssschwar-kschwam-primarystresssizh-schwan, primarystresssschwar-kschwam-secondarystresssizh-
Function: noun
1 : the act of circumcising or being circumcised; especially : a Jewish rite performed on male infants as a sign of inclusion in the covenant between God and Abraham
2 capitalized : January 1 observed as a festival in some churches in honor of the circumcision of Jesus

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