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Definition of Russian bath

Russian bath
Russian Rus"sian (? or ?; 277), a. Of or pertaining to Russia, its inhabitants, or language. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Russia; the language of Russia. Russian bath. See under Bath.
Russian bath
Bath Bath (b[.a]th; 61), n.; pl. Baths (b[.a]thz). [AS. b[ae][eth]; akin to OS. & Icel. ba[eth], Sw., Dan., D., & G. bad, and perh. to G. b["a]hen to foment.] 1. The act of exposing the body, or part of the body, for purposes of cleanliness, comfort, health, etc., to water, vapor, hot air, or the like; as, a cold or a hot bath; a medicated bath; a steam bath; a hip bath. 2. Water or other liquid for bathing. 3. A receptacle or place where persons may immerse or wash their bodies in water. 4. A building containing an apartment or a series of apartments arranged for bathing. Among the ancients, the public baths were of amazing extent and magnificence. --Gwilt. 5. (Chem.) A medium, as heated sand, ashes, steam, hot air, through which heat is applied to a body. 6. (Photog.) A solution in which plates or prints are immersed; also, the receptacle holding the solution. Note: Bath is used adjectively or in combination, in an obvious sense of or for baths or bathing; as, bathroom, bath tub, bath keeper. Douche bath. See Douche. Order of the Bath, a high order of British knighthood, composed of three classes, viz., knights grand cross, knights commanders, and knights companions, abbreviated thus: G. C. B., K. C. B., K. B. Russian bath, a kind of vapor bath which consists in a prolonged exposure of the body to the influence of the steam of water, followed by washings and shampooings. Turkish bath, a kind of bath in which a profuse perspiration is produced by hot air, after which the body is washed and shampooed. Bath house, a house used for the purpose of bathing; -- also a small house, near a bathing place, where a bather undresses and dresses.

Meaning of Russian bath from wikipedia

- (Russian: баня, IPA: [ˈbanʲə] ) is originally a Russian steam bath with a wood stove. It is considered an important part of Russian culture. The bath takes...
- Peculiarities of the Russian Bath (Russian: Особенности русской бани, romanized: Osobennosti russkoy bani) is a 1999 Russian erotic film directed by Aleksey...
- Greenside Russian bath has attracted visitors, including government ministers of the Russian Federation, State Duma deputies, members of Russian and foreign...
- Hammams, steam rooms and steam showers are types of steam bath. Banya (sauna) — A Russian steam bath Victorian Turkish baths Public bathing Sauna Thermae The...
- washing heat and space inside their Russian stoves or built from logs, like the cottage itself, a one-family banya bath outhouse behind their dwelling on...
- Division Street Russian and Turkish Baths / Red Square is a traditional Russian-style bathhouse at 1914 W. Division Street in the Wicker Park neighborhood...
- Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, The Soldier Bath, 1915 Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The bathing women, 1919 Boris Kustodiev, Russian Venus, 1926 Pablo Pic****o, Quatre...
- Lithuanian: vanta; Russian: банный веник, IPA: [ˈbanːɨj ˈvʲenʲɪk]) or bath broom is a besom, or broom, used for bathing in saunas and Russian banyas. Boris...
- Cave Bath (Hungarian: Barlangfürdő [ˈbɒrlɒŋkˌfyrdøː]<(Hungarian: barlang [ˈbɒrlɒŋɡ] ‘cave’+(Hungarian: fürdő [ˈfyrdøː] ‘bath’) is a thermal bath in a...
- created. The Old Kent Road Baths opened around 1905 had Turkish and Russian bath facilities. In the 21st century, several retail parks and premises typical...