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purgation (pɜːˈɡeɪʃən Pronunciation for purgation



  1. the act of purging or state of being purged; purification

Example Sentences Including 'purgation'

St Catherine insists that ideally the purgation should be effected in the present life but, such is human frailty, we procrastinate.
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