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The halacha states (Mishnah Brurah 230: 7) that one should respond to a sneeze with a blessing and the person who sneezed and was blessed should return with a blessing in kind. this is not done if you are engaged in torah study. does this halacha apply to equally between an adult and a child, meaning if an adult hears a child sneeze does he need to give a blessing and vise versa?

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You may wish to edit into your question why you think it might not apply to a child. – msh210 May 11 '12 at 18:33

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