perfrication

noun
per·​fri·​ca·​tion | \ ˌpərfrə̇ˈkāshən, ˌper- \
plural -s

Definition of perfrication

archaic
: thorough rubbing

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History and Etymology for perfrication

Late Latin perfrication-, perfricatio, from Latin perfricatus + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Perfrication.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perfrication. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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