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  Definition of Purgation
  1. the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge
  2. a ceremonial cleansing from defilement or uncleanness by the performance of appropriate rites
  3. purging the body by the use of a cathartic to stimulate evacuation of the bowels
Similar Words: purge, purging, purification, catharsis, katharsis

 

Hyponyms: purification

 

Derivational Morphology: purge, purify, sanctify

 

 
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