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a tedious, lengthy enumeration or account, litany (Weiser)
Selection of the Pentateuch read publicly on the Sabbath.
period of dating for marriage (Orthodox Jews)
general realm of feasibility, ballpark (Weiser)
to rule halachically
not liable, exempt
"An explanation of the logic behind or the source of a passage, event, work, etc." (Weiser)
"The literal, obvious meaning scholars give to a Jewish text. It can also refer to the simple interpretation of any issue or question." (JPS)
coarse, base, not classy, vulgar, common
wait, hold on; lit. "an instant"
v. refer someone for a marriage match; pronounce a match
n. speech, talk
n. "unofficial information spread through the grapevine" (Weiser), especially information related to Talmud study
spirit, "spiritedness, morale" (JPS)