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Turkish bath

noun
1.
a bath in which the bather, after copious perspiration in a steam room, showers and has a rubdown.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45
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Turkish bath

noun
1.
a type of bath in which the bather sweats freely in hot dry air, is then washed, often massaged, and has a cold plunge or shower
2.
(sometimes pl) an establishment where such a bath is obtainable
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