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[foo r-oh; Japanese foo-raw] /ˈfʊər oʊ; Japanese ˈfu rɔ/
noun, plural furos Japanese, furo.
a short, deep Japanese bathtub, often with a seat, in which a person sits upright while soaking in hot water.
Also called ofuro.
Origin of furo
< Japanese, earlier *fū-ro < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese fēnglú a kind of stove Unabridged
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