[self-pyoo r-uh-fi-key-shuh n]
- a natural process of purifying, as the ability of a body of water to rid itself of pollutants.
- purification of oneself.
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Examples from the Web for self-purification
I hope that Bengal will take her proper place in this movement of self-purification.Freedom's Battle
This time, however, it was not a wave of passion, but a storm of desire for self-purification.Atlantis
The most ancient and purest religions taught sacrifice of the animal passions as the great necessity in self-purification.Woman, Church & State
Matilda Joslyn Gage
The acceptance of such suffering is not easy; hence his emphasis upon the need of self-purification, preparation, and discipline.Introduction to Non-Violence
Church-purification and reformation, must begin in self-purification and reformation.A Vindication of the Presbyteriall-Government and Ministry
Ministers and Elders of the London Provinciall Assembly