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Talmud


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The Jewish compilations which embody the Mishnah, or oral teaching of the Jews, and the Gemara, or collection of discussions on the Mishnah. The two main forms of the Talmud, the Palestinian and the Babylonian, both date from the 5th cent. ad, but include earlier material.

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