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kosher

Etymology: Heb, kasher, fit or proper
pertaining to the preparation and serving of foods according to Jewish dietary laws (e.g., keeping dairy and meat separate in cooking and ingesting). Kosher foods include common fruits, vegetables, and cereals, as well as tea and coffee. Foods that are not kosher include pork, birds of prey, and seafood that lacks fins and scales, such as lobster and eels. Most poultry and meat products, excluding pork, are kosher if properly processed.
Ethnic nutrition Referring to foods prepared in accordance with Jewish dietary law
Vox populi Kosher entered mainstream English in the mid-1920s, as a synonym for correct, genuine, or legitimate

ko·sher

(kō'shĕr)
Denotes a diet that follows the dietary laws required in observant Jews; it interdicts consumption of some food altogether and requires that dairy and meat items be consumed at different times and on different dishes. Kosher butchers prepare meats and poultry according to hygiene precepts more stringent than those observed by nonkosher butchers.

kosher

A rabbinic term derived from the Hebrew word for proper or fit and most commonly applied to the food authorized for orthodox Jews. Kosher foods include the meat of cattle, sheep, goats, chickens and fish with scales and fins. Animals must be killed in accordance with prescribed rules and carcasses inspected for disease. Meat must be immediately broiled or salted. Such observances are of significant hygienic value.
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Para Kasher (1985: 260), los judios fueron llamados [TEXTO IRREPRODUCIBLE EN ASCII] sin ninguna implicacion politica sobre su ciudadania.
Defending himself, he wrote to Kasher, who had urged that he not publish his work because of its unconventional approach: "The question isn't if I am right or you are, but if an author who believes with all his heart that what he proposes is Torah, if he is permitted to publicize his work?
Asa Kasher and Amos Yadlin authored the military ethics code that Israel was accused of adopting in Operation Cast Lead.
27] Gimme Shelter's film-within-a-film structure allows for Jagger's vivid stage performances to be directly juxtaposed with his role as the solemn, intent young man at the Steenbeck, the "philosopher behind a movieola" as David Maysles termed it in a letter to Jagger (Chaiken, Kasher and Maysles 236).
Kasher and the Israeli military establishment know this.
The basics of these laws, known in Hebrew as kashrut (the related word, kasher, means "fit" or "pamper"), are straightforward.
Jeff Kasher, vice president of Global Clinical Development, Eli Lilly and Company, said that this strategic agreement enables the company to leverage PAREXEL's expertise in clinical trial monitoring and site start-up services throughout the Asia/Pacific region, which will increase the ability to speed innovative medicines to patients.
See especially, the discussion carried on in several issues of the New York Review of Books, anchored in criticism by Michael Walzer and Avishai Margalit of an influential article by two Israelis, Asa Kasher (a retired ethics professor who advises the IDF) and Amos Yadlin (a general, currently head of Israeli military intelligence) who are believed to have altered IDF thinking and policy by their article, "Assassination and Preventive Killing," SAIS Review 25, no.
Asa Kasher, who wrote IDF's code of ethics, says no country can accept legal limitations that would place it at a military disadvantage.
Kasher of international law and moral issues facing Israel's civil government while fighting a non state in Cast Lead, and an ethical doctrine for this warfare, are brought below.
No obstante, y debido a que para que el vino "judiego" tenga la consideracion de kasher (71), debe garantizarse que en su proceso de elaboracion no intervenga ningun gentil, las autoridades de las aljamas se interesaron a lo largo de toda la Edad Media por organizar convenientemente los procesos de elaboracion y comercializacion del vino, consiguiendo asegurarse en numerosas localidades un cierto control en las fases de produccion y distribucion, lo que les garantizaba una cierta autonomia con respecto a la poblacion cristiana.
Army lawyers will prove that everything was perfectly legal, the national whitewasher, professor Asa Kasher, will laud the ethics of the most moral army in the World.