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iftar

[if-tahr] /ˈɪf tɑr/
noun
1.
(sometimes initial capital letter) the meal that Muslims eat after sunset during Ramadan to break the day’s fast.
Origin of iftar
1830-1835
< 1830-35; Arabic ʾifṭār “the breaking of the fast”
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iftar

/ˈɪftɑː/
noun
1.
the meal eaten by Muslims to break their fast after sunset every day during Ramadan
Word Origin
from Arabic iftar the breaking of the fast; compare Id-ul-Fitr
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