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antediluvian

Overview page. Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies — Environmental Science.

The period before the Biblical flood (described in Genesis, Chapter 7).

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Brodetsky, Selig

Leon Mestel.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; Politics and Law; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics. 959 words.

Brodetsky, Selig (1888–1954), mathematician and Zionist leader, was born on 5 July 1888 at Olviopol, a small town in Ukraine 100 miles north of Odessa, the second son among the thirteen...

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Domb, Cyril [later Cyril Yechiel Domb]

Anthony J. Guttmann.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Religion; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Physics. 1543 words.

Domb, Cyril [later Cyril Yechiel Domb] (1920–2012), theoretical physicist and Jewish scholar, was born Cyril Dombrowsky at 166 Amhurst Road, Hackney, London, on 9 December 1920, the first...

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Rosen, Joseph A.

Susan Hamburger.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming; Judaism and Jewish Studies; World History. 1296 words.

Rosen, Joseph A. (15 February 1877–02 April 1949), agronomist and resettlement expert, was born in Moscow, Russia, and apparently raised 100 miles south in Tula. Nothing is known of his...

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Salaman, Redcliffe Nathan

Paolo Palladino.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Genetics and Genomics; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics; Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 1021 words.

Salaman, Redcliffe Nathan (1874–1955), geneticist and Jewish activist, was born Nathan Redcliffe Salaman, at 100 Redcliffe Gardens, Kensington, London, on 12 September 1874, the ninth of...

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willow

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Judaism and Jewish Studies.

Any of the large number of deciduous trees and shrubs of the genusSalix.

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