What does abstersion mean?

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  1. abstersion(Noun)

    Act of wiping clean; a cleansing; a purging.

  2. Origin: From abstersion. See absterge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abstersion(noun)

    act of wiping clean; a cleansing; a purging

  2. Origin: [F. abstersion. See Absterge.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Abstersion

    abs-ter′shun, n. act of cleansing or washing away impurities.—v.t. Absterge′, to cleanse, purge.—adjs. Abster′gent, serving to cleanse; Abster′sive, having the quality of cleansing: purgative. [L. abstergēre, -tersum, to wipe away.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abstersion in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abstersion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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