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anoint

verb

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to rub an oily or sticky substance over
  • anoint the wound with antiseptic to prevent infection

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The first known use of anoint was in the 14th century

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“Anoint.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/anoint. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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