Meaning of ablutionary in English:


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formal, humorous

See ablution

‘The tombs stand on the same platform as a white mosque and virtually in its forecourt, separated from it only by the obligatory ablutionary pond reflecting both the tombs and the mosque.’
  • ‘This invention concerns water outlets such as shower heads and water spouts for ablutionary devices or appliances.’
  • ‘On the wedding morning, various ablutionary rituals are performed on both the bride and the groom in their own homes.’
  • ‘The door to my room had in fact been shifted a yard forward to give me exclusive use of this less than desirable ablutionary facility.’
  • ‘The motorhome must be designed to completely meet the ablutionary and sanitary needs of the occupants for at least three days.’