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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).]
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|Noun||1.||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"
|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"
electrolysis - removing superfluous or unwanted hair by passing an electric current through the hair root
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