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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


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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