Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

needle bath

needle bath in Medicine

needle bath n.
Water projected against the body in very fine sprays from many jets.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for needle bath
Historical Examples
  • At one end of the shampooing room is a chamber containing the cold plunge bath and needle bath.

    The Turkish Bath Robert Owen Allsop
  • The needle bath is best left exposed, but it may be enclosed in a metal shield if desired.

    The Turkish Bath Robert Owen Allsop
  • Additions are sometimes made to this arrangement, wherein the side spray or needle bath is provided.

    Convenient Houses Louis Henry Gibson

Word of the Day

Word Value for needle

7
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for needle bath