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This has become as much of an abuse as the old-time purgings and bleedings.

They are treated by copious bleedings and purgings, and by very low diet.

Molière's Le Malade Imaginaire confronted the audience with constant purgings and bleedings, and the caricature was not excessive.

Cordials of pity give me now, For I too weak of purgings grow.

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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to purgings, such as: anorexia nervosa, bingeing, bulimarexia, bulimia, compulsive eating, and hypheragia.

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