skhakh, schakh, s'chach, sechach, sekhakh
- branches or bamboo used to cover a sukkah
- "It is not necessary to completely remove the s'chach; it would be sufficient to lift each piece of s'chach up one foot or more into the air, and then put it back down." (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S%27chach)
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Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
The New Joys of Yiddish, by Leo Rosten and Lawrence Bush (New York, 2003).
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