Definition of Kibbutz

1. Noun. A collective farm or settlement owned by its members in modern Israel; children are reared collectively.

Generic synonyms: Collective Farm
Geographical relationships: Israel, Sion, State Of Israel, Yisrael, Zion
Member holonyms: Kibbutznik



Definition of Kibbutz

1. Noun. A community, usually a village, based on a high level of social and economical sharing, equality, direct democracy and tight social relations. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kibbutz

1. a collective farm in Israel [n -BUTZIM]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kibbutz

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kibbutz (current term)
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Literary usage of Kibbutz

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1. Land Or Peace: Whither Israel? by Yael Yishai (1987)
"But even the skeptics admitted that "the only organized force in the country is the kibbutz movement." The support given by the kibbutz to the government, ..."

2. Much Bigger Than Grownups: Chronicles of a Native South Africanby Shelley Wood Gauld by Shelley Wood Gauld (2006)
"Ruth and Gabi came from kibbutz Tel Yosef in the Jezreel Valley. I boarded a bus for Afula, the closest destination town. Ruth's parents, Dodi and Rivka, ..."

3. For the Land and the Lord: Jewish Fundamentalism in Israel by Ian Lustick (1988)
"At its height, in 1947, the kibbutz movement included no more than 7 percent of Israel's population. Nonetheless, the kibbutz movement, ..."

4. Programming Opportunities for Students Gifted & Talented in the Visual Arts by Gilbert A. Clark, Enid Zimmerman (1994)
"Two of the children grew up in an Israeli kibbutz and both studied art and chose adult vocations in the arts. A third child grew up on a moshav, ..."

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