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bath salts

[bath, bahth] /bæθ, bɑθ/
plural noun
1.
a preparation used to soften or give a pleasant scent to a bath, as colored, sweet-smelling flakes, crystals, etc.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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Examples for bath salts
  • She puts bath salts in the sisters' sugar bowls so that their teacups burble bubbles when they daintily sugar their tea.
  • bath salts can cause heart palpitations, disorientation, extreme paranoia and violence.
British Dictionary definitions for bath salts

bath salts

plural noun
1.
soluble scented salts for use in a bath
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