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a Yiddish word, phrase, or idiom
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A linguistic feature of Yiddish, especially a Yiddish idiom or phrasing that appears in another language.