(noun) the washing of one's body or part of it (as in a religious rite) / (noun) the act or action of bathing / (noun) a building housing bathing and toilet facilities on a military base
The jazz lady performs her ablutions.
I've definitely seen this word before but totally spaced on the meaning (I guessed "rituals")
entire families performing their ablutions before drowning themselves
Regular baths were taken in the evening. For morning ablutions, the round, rubber English tubs were used.