from The Century Dictionary.
- To cleanse; make clean; purify.
- To do something by way of cleansing.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb obsolete To cleanse.
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- verb obsolete To
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Poultices made from the herb are applied to cleanse and heal chronic sores, which, as Gerard teaches, "they do scour and mundify."
The same in Powder, and a Lotion made thereof, is much used by the Savages, to mundify old Ulcers, and for several other Uses; being highly esteem'd among them.
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