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The idea of lustration, however, is not involved in that of metempsychosis.

The corpse also must be subjected to a lustration by which it is purified.

In this case the sole purpose of the sweating is obviously that of lustration.

Birds are unceasingly attentive to neatness and lustration of their plumage.

All these practices point either to lustration or propitiation.

He had been obliged to undergo a lustration of near an hour, before he could be put to bed.

Let them perform a lustration; let them purify this House, and this country, from this sin.

And yet, though all these things are impure, there is no lustration.

It is neither immersion nor sprinkling nor any other mode of lustration which marks us out as God's.

Wundts further elucidations refer to the relation of taboo to lustration and sacrifice.

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