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Latin balneatorius.


balneatory (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete, rare) Pertaining to a bath
    • 1855, John Bell, The mineral and thermal springs of the United States and Canada:
      [] and bestir themselves accordingly to fit up suitable balneatory establishments, with all due appliances for douching and illutation, or, in plainer language, spout and mud baths.


Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for balneatory in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)