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Hasidic

a type of jewish sect

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synagogue

house of worship

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Kabbala

Jewish mysticism

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talmud

the body of jewish tradition

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gestapo

nazi security police

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rabbi

a teacher

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diplomacy

negotiation

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zionism

belief in a jewish state

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billeted

lodged

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fascist

a dictator

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ghetto

a section of a city where one group is isolated

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treatise

political speech

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anecdotes

stories

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deportation

banishment

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hermetically

tightly

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pious

devout

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pestilential

noxious

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abominable

horrible

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truncheons

clubs

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incite

provoke

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notorious/infamous

famous for something bad

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monocle

one eye glass

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paternal

fatherly

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crematory

furnace