Mundification Mun`di*fi*ca"tion, n. The act or operation of cleansing. [1913 Webster]

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  • mundification — mundificāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑mundify …   Useful english dictionary

  • mundificatory — adjective Of or pertaining to cleansing Not that the results of her attention to household matters, of a decorative and mundificatory character, are not pleasing to the sense of men trained in middle class proprieties; but the taste to which… …   Wiktionary

  • mondification — (mon di fi ka sion) s. f. Terme de médecine. Action de mondifier. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Après la mundification, on fera cicatrice à l ulcere, PARÉ VI, 8. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Mondifier ; provenç. mondificatio ; ital. mondificazione …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • purification — n 1. sanitization, sanitizing, sanitating, depuration, depurating; depollution, depolluting, freshening, deodorizing, decontamination, decontaminating, disinfection, disinfecting, antisepticizing; cleansing, detersion, deterging, mundification,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • mundify —   v.t. cleanse; heal.    ♦ mundificant, n. amp; a.    ♦ mundification,    ♦ mundifier, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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