Thesaurus / ablution
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The men are provided with means for ablution by a few bathing-troughs in their wash-room.

The ablution is performed by means of strong application with the hands, dipped into the water, and is repeated several times.

Valere AudeLouis Dechmann

It was not a mere rose-water ceremony, but a good hearty washing of feet that for the most part had great need of the ablution.

Agnes of SorrentoHarriet Beecher Stowe

After ablution the patient offered sacrifices, repeating himself the words of the hymn that was chanted.

The falling of the shadow of a low-caste person upon any Brahman in India necessitates an ablution on the part of the latter.

Rudolph, blushing, prepared to descend into the gloomy vault of ablution.

Dragon's bloodHenry Milner Rideout

Whether the Haddington housekeepers accompany their fasting with any ablution may be doubted, since they refuse to pay 10d.

They are worn only until the ablution before the canon of the mass, after which they may not again be put on.

It was immediately brought, when she performed the ablution required by the Jewish custom before engaging in prayer.

The removal of grease is included under dissection, maceration, and ablution.

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