Definition of kibbutznik
: a member of a kibbutz
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How was a kibbutznik raised by Polish or Moroccan immigrants supposed to understand what to do with the plumes of sumac that grow wild in the Judean Hills?
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Origin and Etymology of kibbutznik
Yiddish kibutsnik, from kibuts kibbutz (from Modern Hebrew qibbūṣ) + -nik, agent suffix
First Known Use: 1947See Words from the same year
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