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Purge

Definition

[n] an act of removing by cleansing; ridding of sediment or other undesired elements
[n] the act of clearing yourself (or another) from some stigma or charge
[v] excrete or evacuate (someone's bowels or body); "The doctor decided that the patient must be purged"
[v] eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
[v] rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid; "flush the wound with antibiotics"; "purge the old gas tank"
[v] rid of impurities; "purge the water"; "purge your mind"
[v] make pure or free from sin or guilt; "he left the monastery purified"
[v] clear of a charge
[v] oust politically; "Deng Xiao Ping was purged several times throughout his lifetime"


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