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chalutz

[ khah-loots ]
/ xɑˈluts /
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noun, plural cha·lutz·im [khah-loo-tseem khah-loo-tsim]. /xɑ luˈtsim xɑˈlu tsɪm/. Hebrew.
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British Dictionary definitions for chalutz

chalutz

halutz

/ Hebrew (xɑˈlʊts, English hɑːˈlʊts) /

noun plural -lutzim (-luːˈtsiːm, English -ˈluːtsɪm)
a member of an organization of immigrants to Israeli agricultural settlements

Word Origin for chalutz

literally: pioneer, fighter
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