Seph. /meuh khee tsah"/; Ashk. /meuh khee"tseuh/, n., pl. mechitzoth, mechitzot, mechitzos Seph. /-khee tsawt"/; Ashk. /-khee"tseuhz, -khee"tsohs/. Hebrew.

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