sudatorium

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sudatorium a bathhouse for hot air baths or steam baths
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sudatorium A sudatory.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sudatorium A hot-air bath for producing perspiration.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sudatorium a sweating-bath
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. sudatoriussudāre, -ātum.

Usage

In literature:

The atmosphere of the sudatorium must be perfectly free from vapour.
"The Turkish Bath" by Robert Owen Allsop
Besides the Northgate, the Romans appear, according to remains found, to have contributed the inevitable bath and sudatorium.
"Cathedral Cities of England" by George Gilbert
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