noun,plural shohe·tim [shohkh-teem], /ʃoʊxˈtim/, English sho·hets.Hebrew.
a person certified by a rabbi or Jewish court of law to slaughter animals for food in the manner prescribed by Jewish law.
shōḥēṭ literally, one who slaughters
- Compare shehitah.
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