Perfricate
Perfricate \Per"fri*cate\, v. t. [L. perfricatus, p. p. of perfricare.] To rub over. --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • perfricate — transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin perfricatus, past participle of perfricare, from per throughout, thoroughly + fricare to rub more at per , friction obsolete : to rub thoroughly …   Useful english dictionary

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