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 Lustral Water.Lus’us. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lustrum.
 
A space of five years. The word means a purification. These public expiations were made at Rome by one of the censors every fifth year, at the conclusion of the census. (Latin, lu’ere, to purify.)   1
 


 Lustral Water.Lus’us. 

 
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