ha·lal (hə-läl) Islam
1. Of or being meat from animals slaughtered in the manner prescribed by the shari'a: a halal butcher; a halal label.
2. In accordance with or permitted under the shari'a.
[Arabic ḥalāl, legally permissible, from ḥalla, to undo, free, be permissible; see ḥll in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]
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