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halal

adjective ha·lal \hə-ˈläl\

: accepted by Muslim law as fit for eating

: selling or serving halal food

Full Definition of HALAL

1
:  sanctioned by Islamic law; especially :  ritually fit for use <halal foods>
2
:  selling or serving food ritually fit according to Islamic law <a halal restaurant>

Origin of HALAL

Arabic ḥalāl permissible
First Known Use: 1858

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