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n. The roasted egg placed on the seder plate during the Pesach seder.
n. A biblical/Talmudic unit of measurement equal to the volume of one egg.
"The [b]eitza is to remind us of the Chagigah (Festival Offering) in the Holy Temple[.]" (source)
"Rambam specified that a 'grogeret' (dried fig) was one-third of a beytza, making this the maximum size for a kezayit." (source)
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"The egg is symbolic of several things, including the sacrifices in the ancient Temple in Jerusalem, rebirth in spring, and the Israelites' new lives in freedom after the Exodus from Egypt" (JPS).
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