[ ij-mah ]
/ ɪdʒˈmɑ /
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the consensus of all believers on the rightness of a belief or practice.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of ijmaʿ
From the Arabic word ijmāʿ
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