|1.||a stream of water or air directed onto the body surface or into a body cavity, for cleansing or medical purposes|
|2.||the application of such a stream of water or air|
|3.||an instrument, such as a special syringe, for applying a douche|
|4.||to cleanse or treat or be cleansed or treated by means of a douche|
|[C18: from French, from Italian doccia, pipe; related to Latin ductus|
A stream of water, often containing medicinal or cleansing agents, that is applied to a body part or cavity for hygienic or therapeutic purposes.
An instrument for applying a douche.