Definition of Purifications

1. Noun. (plural of purification) ¹



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Definition of Purifications

1. purification [n] - See also: purification

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Purifications

purgatories
purgatory
purge
purgeable
purged
purger
purgeries
purgers
purgery
purges
purging
purgings
puri
purification
purifications (current term)
purificative
purificator
purificators
purificatory
purified
purifier
purifiers
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puriform
purify
purifying
purile
purims
purin

Literary usage of Purifications

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1. Baptism: With Reference to Its Import and Modes by Edward Beecher (1849)
"On the other hand, the purifications of men were exceedingly numerous, and of various kinds. ... Why should the Apostle leave purifications so ..."

2. Palestine in the Time of Christ by Edmond Stapfer (1886)
"purifications. EASTERN nations, living as they do under a burning sun, have understood from time immemorial the necessity of frequent washings. ..."

3. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1856)
"ON THE purifications OF THE JEWS. IT was requisite that every one who was about to ... I. The purifications were for the most part performed with water, ..."

4. Biblical Archaeology by Louis Berkhof (1915)
"CEREMONIAL purifications. a. The General Idea of Purification. Israel was called a holy people and its land, a holy land. This indicated at once a state ..."

5. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"... is only a sacred and unutterable Mind, flashing through the whole world with rapid thoughts. FROM THE POEM OF purifications • AND there was among them ..."

6. History of Europe: From the Commencement of the French Revolution to the by Archibald Alison (1849)
"By successive purifications, as they were called, all those who retained any sentiments of humanity, ... purifications of the club. \D?ux .. Amis, xu. . iv. ..."

7. Manual of Biblical Archaeology by Carl Friedrich Keil, Peter Christie, Alexander Cusin, Frederick Crombie (1887)
"THE SO-CALLED LEVITICAL purifications. § 56. ... regarding Defilements and purifications. With the view of impressing the mind with a profound idea of the ..."

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