cleansing cleansing  /ˈklɛn zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of making something clean
  2. (adj) cleansing the body by washing; especially ritual washing of e.g. hands
  3. (adj) acting like an antiseptic

News

  1. Ultimate Digestive Health Review Released by OverallHealth.org – Internal Cleansing for Fat Burning and Energy ...

    Ultimate Digestive Health is a complete, easy-to-use, 30-day program for internally cleansing and detoxifying the body, with benefits ranging from weight loss, energy gains, and better sleep. OverallHealth.org releases a product review. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/overallhealth610/ultimatedigestivehealth/prweb10820435.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. NFL, courts & jail — oh my!

    Chad Johnson, Adam “Pacman” Jones and Terrell Owens were three of the most infamous characters in the NFL’s Early Roger Goodell era. When Goodell took over as NFL commissioner in 2006, he set about cleansing the league from the kinds of behavioral disturbances for which those three had become known.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: MSN

  3. Juice cleansing is a hit, but is it truly healthy?

    Juicing is big business, thanks to adherents who swear by its cleansing characteristics. But some health experts say the glass is half-empty.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

Quotes

  1. "One real possibility is, if we abandon some of these areas and withdraw into the countryside or whatever to do these targeted missions, that you could have a fairly significant ethnic cleansing inside Baghdad or in Iraq more broadly," Gates...
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Russia is trying to legalize the results of an ethnic cleansing it has conducted, to oppose it to the West," Georgia's state minister on reintegration, Timur Yakobashvili, told The Associated Press. "But it will result in Russia's isolation...
    on Aug 26, 2008 By: Timur Source: USA Today

  3. As the US portion of the major league schedule got under way Sunday night, President Bush said he thought December's Mitchell Report on drugs in baseball "was part of the cleansing process."
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: President Bush Source: SI.com

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