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Synonyms for purgation
pɜrˈgeɪ ʃənpur·ga·tion

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  1. purgation

    clearing, cleansing, purification, lustration, clarification, defecation, determine

    imputation, contraction, defilement, befoulment

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  1. catharsis, katharsis, purgationnoun

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

    catharsis, purification, purge, katharsis, abreaction, purging

  2. purification, purgationnoun

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

    purging, purge, refining, katharsis, refinement, catharsis, purification

  3. purge, purging, purgationnoun

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

    catharsis, purification, purge, katharsis, purging

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  1. Michelangelo Buonarroti:

    Beauty is the purgation of superfluities.

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