massage parlor


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massage parlor

n.
1. An establishment that offers therapeutic massage.
2. An establishment that offers illicit sexual services under the guise of therapeutic massage.

massage parlor

Sexology An establishment that advertises nonsexual manipulation and massage services, which may be provided by 'sex workers' who, for an appropriate fee, provide sexual services. See Sexual service. Cf Massage therapy.
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Some foot massage parlors, such as the eight-year-old Liangzi Foot Massage chain, which survived the 1998 purge, give full-body massages, and people with sight disabilities give full-body massages at 472 clinic-style parlors around the city.
The massage parlor was equipped with about 10 power-operated reclining beds.
Big West Ocean is one of an uncalculated number of recently established Shanghai massage parlors geared toward Japanese people, about 40,000 of whom live in the city.
The Tokyo metropolitan education board said the teacher should have stopped the students from entering the massage parlor no matter how difficult it was to do.
A 46-year-old Newbury Park man accused of operating an illicit massage parlor called The Divine Pleasure Temple out of his Newbury Park home is scheduled to be arraigned April 4 on pimping and pandering charges.
Enter that rural massage parlor, run by a blowsy, heart-of-gold sort played by Jasmine Guy.
Carter mangles Cantonese while trying to pick up babes, chases bad guys with Lee up some rickety bamboo scaffolding and ends up being dropped off, along with his friend, buck naked in (yes) rush-hour traffic after a very well-choreographed massage parlor bust-up.
In the 1970s when he was playing for the Knicks, Jackson recalled visiting a massage parlor during a trip to L.
29 arraignment has been set for three unlicensed masseuses from a Glendale massage parlor who face charges of offering sexual acts in exchange for cash, authorities said Wednesday.
The Home Occupation Ordinance lists 21 ``performance standards'' that must be must met in order for home-based businesses to be granted a permit, criteria such as not running a funeral home or massage parlor out of your house.
The new movie ``2 Days in the Valley'' opens with two hit men (James Spader and Danny Aiello) sitting in a car on Mulholland Drive, plotting a murder while they mull the expansive view of the San Fernando Valley, and moves on to encompass locations like a $2 million hilltop house in Studio City, a Ventura Boulevard massage parlor, the North Hollywood police station, Jerry's Famous Deli, a golf course that borders Whitsett Avenue and other local spots.