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epilation

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noun ep·i·la·tion \ˌe-pə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of epilation

  1. :  the loss or removal of hair



Origin of epilation

French épilation, from épiler to remove hair, from é- e- + Latin pilus hair — more at pile


First Known Use: 1878


Medical Dictionary

epilation

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noun ep·i·la·tion \ˌep-ə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of epilation

  1. :  the loss or removal of hair




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "epilation"


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