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Synonyms of purgation

Noun


1. catharsis, katharsis, purgation, purge, purging

usage: purging the body by the use of a cathartic to stimulate evacuation of the bowels

2. purification, purgation, ceremony

usage: a ceremonial cleansing from defilement or uncleanness by the performance of appropriate rites

3. purge, purging, purgation, clearing

usage: the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge

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