absterge definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To make clean by wiping; to wipe away; to cleanse; therefore, to purge.
  • others:
    • To wipe, or make clean by wiping; wash away.
    • In medicine: To clean by lotions, as a wound or ulcer. To purge. See deterge.

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