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unction

 [ungk´shun]
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unc·tion

(ŭngk'shŭn),
The action of anointing or rubbing with an ointment or oil.
[L. unctio, fr. ungo, pp. unctus, to anoint]
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unction

An obsolete term for:
(1) Ointment; 
(2) The act of applying an oil or ointment.
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unc·tion

(ŭngk'shŭn)
The action of anointing or rubbing with an ointment or oil.
[L. unctio, fr. ungo, pp. unctus, to anoint]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012