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cold bath

a bath in which the water temperature is approximately 50° F (10° C) to 65° F (18° C), used primarily to reduce body temperature.

cold bath

Naturopathy
A bath taken in ice-cold water, which is believed to act as a tonic; cold baths may be of use in treating asthma, fever, muscle soreness, low sperm count and decreased libido.

cold bath

A bath in water at a temperature below 65°F (18.3°C).
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Investigators said a caller told emergency dispatchers a 1-year-old boy was not conscious or breathing after he fell from a coffee table and was placed in a cold bath.
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