"We have an Islamic government, an interior ministry trying to purify its image, and a conservative masculine society," he says.
From just past the city limits came Ernest Hemingway to purify the American language and create another heroic legend.
“I picture scientists finding new ways to purify water, or diagnose disease,” Sindi says.
early 14c., "free from spiritual pollution," from Old French purefier "purify, cleanse, refine" (12c.), from Latin purificare "to make pure," from purus "pure" (see pure) + root of facere "to make" (see factitious). Meaning "free from extraneous matter" is recorded from mid-15c. Related: Purified; purifying.
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