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



(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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Residents of Mazzah told the Reuters news agency that many of the victims were the family of a priest, including his wife, two children and grandson.
It was Al Maghout's involvement with the Social Nationalist Syrian Party, which was outlawed for assassinating a prominent minister, that landed him in Mazzah prison.
Syrian officials called the attack Monday afternoon an "act of sabotage." The silver sports utility vehicle was quickly removed by Syrian security and rescue teams who were collecting shrapnel scattered on the street in the Mazzah area.