Pronunciation: (tOO' bi-shu-vät', -shvät'), [key] Judaism.
the 15th day of the month of Shevat, observed as a new year for trees by planting trees and by eating fruits. Also,Tu Bi•she•batPronunciation: (tOO" bi-shu-bät', -shbät'). [key]Also called Hamishah Asar Bishevat.
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