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addaword.gifdefinition of shtetl

in former times in Eastern Europe, a shtetl was a small town or village where Jews lived together
Soutine was born in 1893 in Smilovichy, a shtetl then in Russia but now in Lithuania.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/05/2013 12:01:00
Definition of shtetl from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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