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tree of life

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Definition of tree of life in English:

noun

1 (Tree of Life) (In the Bible) the tree in the Garden of Eden bearing fruit which gave eternal life (Gen. 3:22-24).
1.1(In the Kabbalah) a diagram in the form of a tree bearing spheres which represent the sephiroth.

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