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hammam

[huh-mahm] /həˈmɑm/
noun
1.
(in Islamic countries) a communal bathhouse, usually with separate baths for men and women.
Origin
(< Turkish haman) < Arabic ḥammām
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hammam

/hʌmˈɑːm/
noun
1.
a bathing establishment, such as a Turkish bath
Word Origin
Arabic, literally: bath
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