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tr.v. dep·i·lat·ed, dep·i·lat·ing, dep·i·lates
To remove hair from (the body).

[Latin dēpilāre, dēpilāt- : dē-, de- + pilāre, to deprive of hair (from pilus, hair).]

dep′i·la′tion n.
dep′i·la′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.depilation - the condition of being void of hair
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
baldness, phalacrosis - the condition of having no hair on the top of the head
2.depilation - the act of removing hair (as from an animal skin)
cleaning, cleansing, cleanup - the act of making something clean; "he gave his shoes a good cleaning"
shave, shaving - the act of removing hair with a razor
electrolysis - removing superfluous or unwanted hair by passing an electric current through the hair root


n. depilación, procedimiento de extirpación del pelo y la raíz.
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We're used to rolling deodorant under our pits, so Nair obviously decided their new Argan Oil Glide On Depilation Stick, PS5.
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sEMG signals were detected on seven muscles of the right shoulder after depilation and cleaning with alcohol wipes: anterior deltoid (AD), middle deltoid (MD), posterior deltoid (PD), pectoralis major (PM), upper trapezius (UT), biceps brachii (BB), and triceps brachii (TB).
While a number of men engage in body depilation to improve their sense of attractiveness, there are other groups of men, or subcultures of men, who remove body hair for seemingly more pragmatic concerns.
Moran, who is 37, has two young daughters, and the book is, in part, a protective reflex against them growing up to idolise Kim Kardashian and spend half their disposable income on depilation.
The PM's take on hair depilation - to razor or to wax, for example.
Tjaart, while he never calls her "boesman" again, manages to inflict on Popi serious psychological blows at her physiognomy, beginning with her "unshaven" legs (ME 194), a sensitive point to Popi, who grew up hiding her hair and never knew what depilation was.
Philips Lumea uses intense pulsed light (IPL) depilation solution, the latest technology used by the professional beauty industry for hair removal -- adapted for use at home.
Today, removing unwanted body hair through shaving or depilation remains a timeconsuming ordeal.
When Myriam undergoes a full-body depilation in preparation for her wedding night, Brunet follows the operation in deep close-up.