Definition of Ablutionary in English :

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Ablutionary meaning in English

Meaning of Ablutionary in English

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Ablutionary pronunciation in English

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1. ablutionary, cleansing

cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands

Example Sentences:
'ablutionary rituals'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


see synonyms of ablutionary
the ritual washing of a priest's hands or of sacred vessels
2. (often plural)
the act of washing (esp in the phrase perform one's ablutions)
3. (plural) military informal
a washing place

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see synonyms of ablutionary
1.  [usually pl.]
a washing of the body, esp. as a religious ceremony
the liquid used for such washing

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see synonyms of ablutionary
1. A washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of a religious rite.
2. The liquid so used.

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