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Word of the Day 06/17/21 Matzo

Matzo (noun)
matzo or mat·zah, mat·zoh [ maht-suh; Sephardic Hebrew mah-tsah; Ashkenazic Hebrew mah-tsaw ]


noun, plural mat·zos, mat·zoth, mat·zot [maht-suhz; Sephardic Hebrew mah-tsawt; Ashkenazic Hebrew mah-tsohs].
1. unleavened bread in the form of large crackers, typically square and corrugated, eaten by Jews during Passover.
2. one of these crackers.

Origin: First recorded in 1840–50; from Yiddish matse, from Hebrew maṣṣāh

HOW TO USE MATZO IN A SENTENCE
I have never been to the Matzo Ball, but I gather the vibes are different.
THE CRAZIEST DATE NIGHT FOR SINGLE JEWS, WHERE MISTLETOE IS DITCHED FOR SHOTS|EMILY SHIRE|DECEMBER 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST

At the end of the brief talk, the robots served Obama and Netanyahu a piece of matzo in honor of the Passover holidays.
SNAKE ROBOTS, ALTERNATIVE FUEL & MORE HIGHLIGHTS FROM OBAMA’S VISIT TO THE ISRAEL MUSEUM|ELI LAKE|MARCH 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST

Once all the potatoes and onion have been ground up and mixed together in a bowl, add the eggs, matzo meal, and salt.
MOUTH-WATERING POTATO PANCAKES|JACQUELYNN D. POWERS|DECEMBER 1, 2010|DAILY BEAST

Before the search for the matzo begins, Cookstr presents a few modern twists on traditional Passover dishes.
WHAT TO EAT: PASSOVER|COOKSTR.COM|MARCH 23, 2010|DAILY BEAST

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