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Adjective
Providing psychological relief through the open expression of strong emotions
“However, don't expect a cathartic payoff, because there is little emotional messiness in this largely intellectual exercise.”
Adjective
Acting to induce some kind of bodily discharge
Adjective
Healing
Adjective
Conducive to good health
Adjective
Of, pertaining to or leading to transformation
Noun
Any substance, such as a food or in the form of a medicine which has a laxative effect
Noun
Something that cleanses, such as a detergent
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