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balneotherapy

 [bal″ne-o-ther´ah-pe]
use of baths in the treatment of disease.
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bal·ne·o·ther·a·peu·tics

, balneotherapy (bal'nē-ō-thār'ă-pū'tiks, -thār'ă-pē),
Immersion of part or all of the body in mineral water as a form of therapy.
[L. balneum, bath]
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balneotherapy

(băl′nē-ō-thĕr′ə-pē)
n.
The therapeutic use of baths, especially in mineral-rich waters.
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bal·ne·o·ther·a·py

(bal'nē-ō-thār'ă-pē)
Treatment of disease by baths.
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