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forest bathing

[ fawr ist bey-thing, for- ]
/ ˈfɔr ɪst ˌbeɪ ðɪŋ, ˈfɒr- /
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noun
the practice of being in nature, especially an area with trees, as an act of sensory immersion undertaken for physiological and psychological health benefits.
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Also called for·est ther·a·py [fawr ist ther uh pee, for-] /ˈfɔr ɪst ˌθɛr ə pi, ˈfɒr-/ .

Origin of forest bathing

First recorded in 2000–05; translation of Japanese shinrin yoku
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