needle bath

n.

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

Nearby words

  1. nucleotidase,
  2. nucleotide,
  3. nucleotides,
  4. nucleotidyltransferase,
  5. nucleotoxin,
  6. nucleus fastigii,
  7. nucleus gracilis,
  8. nucleus of solitary tract,
  9. nuclide,
  10. nudd


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Examples from the Web for needle bath

  • The needle-bath is a skeleton-like structure having a large hollow backbone and branching ribs.

    The Turkish Bath|Robert Owen Allsop