a bath in which the body is immersed in swirling water as therapy or for relaxation.
a device that swirls and often heats the water in such a bath.
a tub or pool containing or equipped with such a device.
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What does “vacillate” mean?
Also called whirlpool.
Origin of whirlpool bath
First recorded in 1915–20
Words nearby whirlpool bath
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British Dictionary definitions for whirlpool bath
a bath having a device for maintaining the water in a swirling motion
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