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English definition of “purify”

purify

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈpjʊərɪfaɪ/
to remove bad substances from something to make it pure: Plants help to purify the air. purified waterCleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
purification
 
 
/ˌpjʊərɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of purify from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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