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bath salts

[bath, bahth] /bæθ, bɑθ/
plural noun
a preparation used to soften or give a pleasant scent to a bath, as colored, sweet-smelling flakes, crystals, etc.
Origin of bath salts
First recorded in 1905-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It's a jar of bath salts—verbena—all of which I am going to use.

    Up and Down Edward Frederic Benson
  • He caught the faint odor of bath salts rising from under the rounded neckline of her blouse.

    Twelve Times Zero Howard Carleton Browne
British Dictionary definitions for bath salts

bath salts

plural noun
soluble scented salts for use in a bath
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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