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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rhythmic stroking.

Usage examples (14)
  • effleurage of the abdomen is used in the Lamaze method of childbirth
  • Finish with some effleurage movements as you began.
  • Starting at the lower back effleurage oil using both hands.
  • Uncover the lower leg, then effleurage the whole leg from foot to groin. for more
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