Cleaning vs Purifying - What's the difference?

cleaning | purifying |


As verbs the difference between cleaning and purifying

is that cleaning is while purifying is .

As a noun cleaning

is (gerund of clean) a situation in which something is cleaned.

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  • (gerund of clean) A situation in which something is cleaned
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  • , passage=So good dental hygiene, with regular periodontal cleanings , can help protect your heart as well as your teeth. }}
  • The afterbirth of cows, ewes, etc.
  • (Gardner)

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