matzo

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matzo

, matzoh, matza, matzah
a brittle very thin biscuit of unleavened bread, traditionally eaten during Passover

Matzo

 

(Unleavened Bread) thin wafer of unleavened dough; Jews eat matzos during Passover instead of leavened bread, which is prohibited at that time.

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The army deployed troop reinforcements to Mazzah to prevent violence from escalating and the situation was calm by Saturday afternoon, a military spokeman said.
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