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purged

verb
past tense of purge

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to free from moral guilt or blemish especially ceremonially
  • a day on which the faithful are expected to purge themselves of their sins through prayer and fasting

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“Purged.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purged. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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