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  1. jati(noun)

    (Hinduism) a Hindu caste or distinctive social group of which there are thousands throughout India; a special characteristic is often the exclusive occupation of its male members (such as barber or potter)

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  1. Jāti

    In Buddhism, Jāti refers to the arising of a new living entity in saṃsāra.

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