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  1. abdest(Noun)

    Islamic act of washing parts of the body using water for ritual prayers and for handling and reading the Qur'an.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abdest(noun)

    purification by washing the hands before prayer; -- a Mohammedan rite

  2. Origin: [Per. bdast; ab water + dast hand.]


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