Russian bath
Russian Rus"sian (r[u^]sh"an or r[udd]"shan; 277), a. Of or pertaining to Russia, its inhabitants, or language. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Russia; the language of Russia.

{Russian bath}. See under {Bath}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Russian bath — Bath Bath (b[.a]th; 61), n.; pl. {Baths} (b[.a][th]z). [AS. b[ae][eth]; akin to OS. & Icel. ba[eth], Sw., Dan., D., & G. bad, and perh. to G. b[ a]hen to foment.] 1. The act of exposing the body, or part of the body, for purposes of cleanliness,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • russian bath — noun Usage: usually capitalized R : a vapor bath variously modified consisting essentially in a prolonged exposure of the body to steam followed by washings, friction, and a cold plunge * * * Russian bath, a bath similar to a Turkish bath except… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bath — (b[.a]th; 61), n.; pl. {Baths} (b[.a][th]z). [AS. b[ae][eth]; akin to OS. & Icel. ba[eth], Sw., Dan., D., & G. bad, and perh. to G. b[ a]hen to foment.] 1. The act of exposing the body, or part of the body, for purposes of cleanliness, comfort,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bath house — Bath Bath (b[.a]th; 61), n.; pl. {Baths} (b[.a][th]z). [AS. b[ae][eth]; akin to OS. & Icel. ba[eth], Sw., Dan., D., & G. bad, and perh. to G. b[ a]hen to foment.] 1. The act of exposing the body, or part of the body, for purposes of cleanliness,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Russian — Rus sian (r[u^]sh an or r[udd] shan; 277), a. Of or pertaining to Russia, its inhabitants, or language. n. A native or inhabitant of Russia; the language of Russia. {Russian bath}. See under {Bath}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bath — Synonyms and related words: Finnish bath, Japanese bath, Russian bath, Swedish bath, Turkish bath, acid bath, affusion, aquamanile, aspergation, aspersion, automatic dishwasher, bagnio, balneae, balneum, baptism, basin, bathe, bathhouse, bathing …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bath — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. wash(ing); dip, plunge; whirlpool, Jacuzzi; Turkish or Swedish bath. See cleanness, water. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of cleansing the body] Syn. bathing, washing, laving, sponge bath, shower, tub …   English dictionary for students

  • Russian Ballet (book) — Russian Ballet is an artist s book by the English artist David Bomberg published in 1919. The work describes the impact of seeing a performance of Diaghilev s Ballets Russes , and is based on a series of drawings Bomberg had done around 1914… …   Wikipedia

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