effleurage Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
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effleuragenoun [U]

uk   /ˌef.ləˈrɑːʒ/  us   /ˌef.ləˈrɑːʒ/ specialized
the use of gentle, circular hand movements in massage (= rubbing or pressing someone's body to relax them or reduce pain)
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