Definitions for ablutionary

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ab•lu•tionəˈblu ʃən(n.)

  1. a cleansing with water or other liquid, esp. as a religious ritual.

    Category: Religion

  2. the liquid used.

  3. a washing of the hands, body, etc.

Origin of ablution:

1350–1400; ME < L ablūtiō= ablū-, var. s. of abluere+-tiō -tion


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ablutionary, cleansing(adj)

    cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands

    "ablutionary rituals"


  1. ablutionary(Adjective)

    Pertaining to ablution

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ablutionary(adj)

    pertaining to ablution


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