impure


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ceremonially or religiously unfit

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not chaste or moral

mixed with other substances

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combined with extraneous elements

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(used of persons or behaviors) immoral or obscene

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having a physical or moral blemish so as to make impure according to dietary or ceremonial laws

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Being impure is also the reason women are forbidden from offering prayers and participating in rituals.
We have two main serious issues in hostels: Unhygienic food and impure drinking water.
12 -- The reason for prohibiting women of age between 10-50 years from entering Sabarimala is that they are supposed to be in menstruation stage which time they are considered impure because the menstrual discharge is believed to be impure.
In Pakistan where more than half of the population is facing electricity crisis, lack of water and availability of impure water has also become one of the major cause of death, poverty and hunger.
Hindu literature and scriptures, including Chanakya Neeti, Manusmriti and Garuda Purana, mention that menstrual blood is impure.
Foodie fads on the veg of reason Veganism - extremist vegetarianism - makes the rest of us feel impure, wicked and murderous just because we love roast beef and cheesecake.
The move by the government enforcement team comes in the wake of tip-off that the entity was in possession of impure items which subsequently led to the discovery of the unwholesome commodities.
LAHORE:Punjab Food Authority (PFA) sealed various factories and sale points on Sunday over either substandard production or sale in various cities of the province.The PFA spokesman said that the authority sealed a pickle factory in Qadirpur area of Multan and seized over 20,000 kilograms of substandard pickle items, 1,200 kilograms of poor quality and impure spices and rotten fruits that were disposed of later.
Summary: Kalyan Jewellers files complaint over fake news that it sold impure and fake jewellery.
People get sick by impure water, especially children.
Ali Ahmed al Raeesi, Superintendent at the Crops Department of the College of Agriculture and Marine Sciences, noted, "Fake, impure or artificial honey has added sugar syrups, molasses, corn syrup, dextrose, corn starch, water, or other flavours, as well as additives." While there are many laboratory tests to distinguish between fake and genuine honey, researcher Ali has prescribed some simple tricks to check the purity at home.
'What makes the person impure? What comes out of the man, that is what defiles him.
In order to explain the repetition in the verse, Rashi explains that in the first clause Saul assumed David must be unclean, and in the second clause Saul rationalized that David did not come so that he would not render the food at the meal impure, lo tahor.
The PTI chairman said that people in Sindh are forced to consume impure water.
Freidenreich uses "defiled" to refer only to the effect of offensive impurity; "polluted" refers to the result of circumstantial impurity; "impure" refers to persons or things afflicted with intrinsic impurity.