Definitions of bath

  1. clean one's body by immersion into water; "The child should take a bath every day" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. you soak your body in a bathtub; "he has a good bath every morning" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a vessel in which something is immersed to maintain it at a constant temperature or to process or lubricate it Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a room (as in a residence) containing a bath or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a relatively large open container that you fill with water and use to wash the body Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. an ancient Hebrew liquid measure equal to about 10 gallons Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a vessel containing liquid in which something is immersed (as to process it or to maintain it at a constant temperature or to lubricate it); "she soaked the etching in an acid bath" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. a town in southwestern England on the River Avon; famous for its hot springs and Roman remains Wordnet Dictionary DB
  9. clean one's body by immersion into water; "The child should bathe every day" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. The act of exposing the body, or part of the body, for purposes of cleanliness, comfort, health, etc., to water, vapor, hot air, or the like; as, a cold or a hot bath; a medicated bath; a steam bath; a hip bath. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Water or other liquid for bathing. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A receptacle or place where persons may immerse or wash their bodies in water. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A building containing an apartment or a series of apartments arranged for bathing. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A medium, as heated sand, ashes, steam, hot air, through which heat is applied to a body. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. A solution in which plates or prints are immersed; also, the receptacle holding the solution. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A Hebrew measure containing the tenth of a homer, or five gallons and three pints, as a measure for liquids; and two pecks and five quarts, as a dry measure. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. A city in the west of England, resorted to for its hot springs, which has given its name to various objects. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. The immersion or washing of the body or any of its parts in water or other medium for cleansing or medical treatment. It includes bathing for personal hygiene as well as for medical purposes with the addition of therapeutic agents, such as alkalines, antiseptics, oil, etc. Medical Dictionary DB
  19. The act of washing or covering the body with water, or of exposing it to any other fluid or vapor; the state of being covered with a fluid, as sweat; a vessel holding water for bathing; a building or room fitted up for bathing purposes; a vessel containing a liquid for treatment of an object put into it; the water or other liquid used in bathing. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  20. 1. The immersion of the body or any of its parts in water or any other yielding or fluid medium; or the application of such medium in any form-spray, vapor, affusion, jets, etc.-to a part or the whole of the body. 2. The apparatus employed in giving a bath of any form. The term is qualified according to the medium used: water bath, air bath, sand bath, mud bath, etc.; according to the temperature of the medium: hot, warm, tepid, temperate, cool, and cold (see below); according to the form in which the medium is applied: spray baths, vapor bath, douche bath, etc.; according to the medicament added to the medium: acid bath, alkaline bath, alum bath, astringent bath, mustard bath, sulphur bath, etc.; and according to the part bathed: full bath, foot bath, site bath, etc. Baths are given in therapeutics for their local effect upon the skin in cutaneous disorders or for their effect upon the nervous or circulatory system, either relaxing or stimulating. The science which treats of bathing, especially bathing in the sea or in the waters of mineral springs, is called balneology; the branch of therapeutics which deals with the local or general application of water in various forms and at various temperatures, chiefly for its systemic effects, is called hydrotherapy or (incorrectly) hydropathy. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  21. Saline waters, 120° F., 117° F. and 104° F. Three springs. Used by bathing and drinking, in chronic rheumatism, gout, neuralgia; digestive, respiratory, and nervous disorders; anemia, and cutaneous diseases. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  22. Water for plunging the body into: a bathing: a house for bathing:-pl. BATHS. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. The largest Jewish liquid measure, containing about 8 gallons. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  24. A place or vessel to wash the body in; the act of bathing. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  25. A bathing; a building, room, or receptacle for bathing. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  26. A vessel, or the water in it, for bathing in; a bath-house; the act of bathing; a vessel holding a liquid to immerse any body in; a substance to regulate or modify the rate of a body immersed in it; a Hebrew measure. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  27. A place to bathe in; that in which the body or a part of it is bathed; in chem., hot water, hot sand, &c., used as a source of heat or for modifying it; a Heb. measure. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  28. A high order of British knighthood. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  29. a Hebrew liquid measure, the tenth part of an homer ( 1 Kings 7:26 1 Kings 7:38 ; Ezekiel 45:10 Ezekiel 45:14 ). It contained 8 gallons 3 quarts of our measure. "Ten acres of vineyard shall yield one bath" ( Isaiah 5:10 ) denotes great unproductiveness. biblestudytools.com
  30. bäth, n. water for plunging the body into: a bathing: a house for bathing: a place for undergoing medical treatment by means of bathing: (phot.) a solution in which plates are plunged:--pl. BATHS (bäthz).--ns. BATH'-BRICK, a preparation of siliceous silt, manufactured at Bridgwater in the form of bricks, and used in cleaning knives; BATH'CHAIR, a large wheeled chair for invalids; BATH'HOUSE; BATH'MAN; BATH'ROOM; BATH'-STONE, a building stone quarried at Bath; BATH'WOMAN; BLOOD'-BATH, a massacre.--BATH GUIDE, a poem of the 18th century, often taken as a type of 'Society' verse.--ORDER OF THE BATH, an English order of knighthood, so named from the bath before installation (including three classes--military and civil knights grand-cross, G.C.B.; knights commanders, K.C.B.; and companions, C.B.). [A.S. bæth, cog. with Ger. bad.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  31. bäth, n. the largest Jewish liquid measure, containing about six gallons. [Heb.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  32. Immersion, or stay, for a longer or shorter duration, of the whole or a part of the body, in some medium, as water. Act of plunging into a liquid, sand, or other substance, in which it is the custom to bathe, Plunge Bath. Also, the vessel in which the water is put for bathing. Also, a public or private establishment for bathing. The common water-bath, used for hygienic as well as for therapeutical purposes, is the Bain simple ou hygienique of the French. In Pharmacy, a vessel, placed over a fire, and filled with any substance, into which another vessel is placed, containing matters for digestion, evaporation, or distillation. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  33. (1) Washing; immersion in liquid, air, &c., (b. of blood, carnage); water &c. for bathing, wash, lotion, surrounding medium; vessel, room (also b.-room), or building, for bathing in (see TURKISH); town resorted to for medical bathing. (2) Order of knighthood (B.; for C.B., K.C.B., G.C.B., see C, K, G) named from the b. preceding installation. (3) Town in somerset named from hot springs (B.-bun; B.-brick, preparation for cleaning metal; B. chair, wheeled for invalid; B. stone, oolite building-stone). [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  34. Subject to washing in b. (child or invalid, of nurse &c.). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  35. air-b., exposure of naked body to air; mud-b., of mud for rheumatism; sitz-b., like hip-b. but with broad flat bottom[German]; sponge-b., esp. of broad flat saucer shape to facilitate sponging; vapour-b., of steam. B. Oliver, biscuit invented by Dr W. Oliver of B. (d. 1764). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  36. Water or other medium in which the body is immersed for therapeusis or for cleansing. American pocket medical dictionary.
  37. The act or process of bathing; the entire or partial immersion of the body in a semisolid, liquid, or gaseous medium, for cleansing, refreshing, or medicinal purposes. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  38. A tub or other reservoir used for the purpose of bathing. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  39. In pharmacy, a preparation designed for medicinal application by bathing, consisting generally of certain designated ingredients to be mixed with water at the time of using. When no other ingredient is mentioned, water is intended. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  40. In chemistry, a medium, such as sand, water, oil, etc., by which a substance to be heated is surrounded, either immediately or in a proper receptacle. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  41. A Hebrew liquid measure = ephah, a dry measure (see Ezek. xlv. 11). See Cab. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  42. n. [Anglo-Saxon] A place to bathe in;-act of exposing the body, &c., to water or vapor;-a Hebrew measure containing 7 gallons and 4 pints for liquids ; and 3 pecks and 3 pints as a dry measure. Cabinet Dictionary
  43. A Bath is either hot or cold, either of art or nature; a vessel of hot water, in which another is placed that requires a softer heat than the naked fire; a sort of Hebrew measure, containing seven gallons and four pints. Complete Dictionary

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