AskDefine | Define purging

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purging adj : serving to purge or rid of sin; "purgatorial rites" [syn: purgatorial, purifying]


1 an act of removing by cleansing; ridding of sediment or other undesired elements [syn: purge]
2 the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge [syn: purge, purgation]

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  1. present participle of purge

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Purge may refer to one of the following.
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