|med Compare hydropathy Also called: water cure the treatment of certain diseases by the external use of water, esp by exercising in water in order to mobilize stiff joints or strengthen weakened muscles|
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
hydrotherapy hy·dro·ther·a·py (hī'drə-thěr'ə-pē)
External use of water in the medical treatment of certain diseases.