variants or mashgiach
plural mashgihim or mashgichim
: a supervisor authorized to inspect meat stores, bakeries, public kitchens, and commissaries to ensure adherence to orthodox Jewish ritual cleanliness

Word History


Hebrew mashgiāḥ

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“Mashgiah.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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