cholent

noun
cho·​lent | \ ˈchȯlənt, ˈchəl- also ˈsh- \
plural -s

Definition of cholent

: a Jewish Sabbath-day dish of slow-baked meat and vegetables

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History and Etymology for cholent

Yiddish tsholnt, tshont, shalet, shalent

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“Cholent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cholent. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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