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purge

1. Politics the elimination of opponents or dissidents from a state, political party, etc.
2. Med a purgative drug or agent; cathartic

purge

[pərj]
(computer science)
To remove data from computer storage so that space occupied by the data can be reused.

purge

To evacuate air or gas from a duct line, pipeline, container, space, or furnace; e.g., to blow out gas from a refrigerant-containing vessel.

purge

To eliminate or delete.
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This could be an automatic air purger outside the occupied area, or a header tank or relief valve, provided any refrigerant venting from the system could not reach the occupants of the place being cooled.
But he also asks readers to consider that: 1) such games are not representative 2) educational and gaming experts make a strong case for the function of "dark" games as harmless purgers of stress and anger and 3) games are effective teaching tools that can
Given that almost the entire French army and navy had been on side with that armistice, purgers at war's end had no lack of potential victims!
Mintz and Betz (1988) operationalized six categories of eating disturbances: normals, chronic dieters, bingers, purgers, subthreshold bulimics, and bulimics; only 33% of surveyed women were in the "normal" category.
Note: Auto purgers are usually sold with the claim that they will reduce head pressure all year for systems with non-condensibles.
Depressive symptoms and substance use among adolescent binge eaters and purgers: A defined population study.
One could simply remove "under God" from the Pledge of Allegiance, precisely the relief the purgers seek in such cases.
Having dissociated his extended consciousness from particular emotion schemas, Brutus disastrously underestimates the influence of personal passions and loyalties, as when he imagines that what Cassius calls "the ingrafted love" Anthony bears to Caesar (184) can be over-come by presenting the conspirators as "purgers, not murderers" (180), because he imagines that "bath[ing] our hands in Caesar's blood / Up to the elbows" (III.