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English definition of “irrigate”


verb [T] (WASH)    /ˈɪr.ɪ.ɡeɪt/ specialized
to wash an injured part of a person's body, especially a cut, with a flow of liquidPreventing infection irrigation     /ˌɪr.ɪˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ noun [U] Improving fertility and pest control
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