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bathhouse

[ bath-hous, bahth- ]
/ ˈbæθˌhaʊs, ˈbɑθ- /
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noun, plural bath·hous·es [bath-hou-ziz, bahth-]. /ˈbæθˌhaʊ zɪz, ˈbɑθ-/.
a structure, as at the seaside, containing dressing rooms for bathers.
a building for bathing, sometimes equipped with swimming pools, medical baths, etc.
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Origin of bathhouse

First recorded in 1695–1705; bath1 + house
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British Dictionary definitions for bathhouse

bathhouse
/ (ˈbɑːθˌhaʊs) /

noun
a building containing baths, esp for public use
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