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lavation (n.)

"act of washing, a cleansing," 1620s, from Latin lavationem (nominative lavatio) "a bathing, bath, bathing apparatus," noun of action from past-participle stem of lavare "to wash" (from PIE root *leue- "to wash"). Related: Lavations.

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Definitions of lavation

lavation (n.)
the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water);
Synonyms: wash / washing
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