Origin of eye bath
First recorded in 1820–30
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Examples from the Web for eye bath
For watery eyes, an eye-bath three times a day for five minutes will draw blood to, and strengthen, them.Every Man his own Doctor
R. T. Claridge
Treat with the eye-bath, filled with tepid water, having the eye open in the water.
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