פרוזבול

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It has been suggested that this word is derived from Ancient Greek προσβολή (prosbolḗ). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

פְּרוֹזְבּוֹל (p'rozbolm (plural indefinite פְּרוֹזְבּוֹלִים‎)

  1. (Jewish law) A document assigning one's promissory notes to a court for collection, used to evade the sabbatical year's nullification of debts.

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