from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A hot-air room used for sweat baths. Also called sudatory.
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- n. A hot room used to induce sweating
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A sudatory.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A hot-air bath for producing perspiration.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bathhouse for hot air baths or steam baths
Latin sūdātōrium, from neuter of sūdātōrius, for sweating, from sūdātus, past participle of sūdāre, to sweat; see sweid- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)