Moshav (Moshav; pl. Moshavim)

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MOSHAV (moshav; pl. moshavim)

Jewish community village, where each household is responsible for its farm, but the land belongs to the state. The members of the moshav are committed to help each other mutually, while the product of each farm is sold by the central organization of the village, which in return, supplies the equipment and technology necessary for production.