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Definition of inunction:

  1. The act of anointing, or the state of being anointed; unction; specifically ( Med.), the rubbing of ointments into the pores of the skin, by which medicinal agents contained in them, such as mercury, iodide of potash, etc., are absorbed.

Synonyms:

ointment, fulsomeness, unguent, salve, unctuousness, smarm, oiliness, smarminess, oleaginousness, balm, unction.

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