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

  • noun An emulsion for softening and cleansing the skin.

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  • noun pharmacy : An emulsion of water and certain fats, usually including beeswax and various scent agents, designed to smooth skin and remove makeup.

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  • noun a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skin


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