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mufti

noun muf·ti \ ˈməf-tē , ˈmu̇f- \

Definition of mufti

: a professional jurist who interprets Muslim law

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Origin and Etymology of mufti

Arabic muftī

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mufti

noun muf·ti \ ˈməf-tē \

Definition of mufti

: ordinary dress as distinguished from that denoting an occupation or station
  • a priest in mufti
; especially : civilian clothes when worn by a person in the armed forces

Origin and Etymology of mufti

probably from 1mufti


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