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as·per·sion

(as-per'zhŭn),
A form of hydrotherapy in which water of a given temperature is sprinkled on the body.
[L. aspersio, a sprinkling]
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aspersion

(1) An obsolete term for hydrotherapy administered at a certain temperature, or sprinking warm water on the head of the person being treated.
(2) An attack on the integrity of a person or thing.
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aspersion

(ă-spĕr′zhŏn) [L. aspersio, sprinkling]
In hydrotherapy, sprinkling an affected part with water.
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Enfriamiento y descenso de la temperatura por aspersion: estos metodos son la antitesis del secado por aspersion, aqui el recubrimiento es una cera o grasa y las particulas se forman a traves del enfriamiento.
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