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lavation

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noun la·va·tion \lā-ˈvā-shən\

Definition of lavation

  1. :  the act or an instance of washing or cleansing



Origin of lavation

Middle English lavacioun, from Latin lavation-, lavatio, from lavare


First Known Use: 15th century


Medical Dictionary

lavation

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noun la·va·tion \lā-ˈvā-shən\

Medical Definition of lavation

  1. :  the act or an instance of washing or cleansing

  2. la·va·tion·al \-shnəl, -shən-əl\play adjective




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