wet pack


noun Medicine/Medical.

a type of bath in which wet sheets are applied to the patient.

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Example sentences from the Web for wet pack

  • "We've been using the ice-pack and wet-pack to bring down the temperature in place of the cold bath," the doctor explained.

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British Dictionary definitions for wet pack

wet pack

noun

med a hot or cold damp sheet or blanket for wrapping around a patient
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