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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A ceremonial cleansing from defilement or uncleanness by the performance of appropriate rites;

Usage examples (35)
  • purification through repentance
  • Believer in purification through water (as a mystic rite), and not through sacrifice by fire.
  • I see natural selection playing a significant role in purification, conservation, population balancing and fine tuning.
  • Having graduated from Riga Polytechnic, he was an engineer engaged in purification of water and had a number of patents. for more
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