Definition of pareve in English:

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pareve

Pronunciation: /ˈpärəvə/
(also parve)

adjective

Judaism
Prepared without meat, milk, or their derivatives and therefore permissible to be eaten with both meat and dairy dishes according to dietary laws.
Example sentences
  • Because of its vegetarian composition, it is classified as ‘pareve’ under Jewish dietary laws, meaning that it can be eaten with either a meat or a dairy meal and-equally importantly - before or after either, a welcome quality in a snack.

Origin

Yiddish.

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Syllabification: pa·re·ve

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