Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Thoroughly washed clean.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of ablute.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[From ablution, on the model of such pairs as dilution, diluted.]

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