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A Talmudic study session, usually led by a rabbi.
- ‘To try to pray and attempt to learn on a daily basis - one article or one shiur at a time - bringing me to this inspiring and uplifting article.’
- ‘I also had the privilege of sharing numerous early morning shiurim with your father.’
- ‘Idit, my daughter, pointed out to me that the Hebrew for set measure, shiur, is also the word for lesson.’
- ‘You can access any shiur on any page of Talmud for instant study and review!’
From Hebrew ši‘ūr measure, portion.
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