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eyebath

(ˈaɪˌbɑːθ)
n
(Medicine) a small vessel with a rim shaped to fit round the eye, used for applying medicated or cleansing solutions to the eyeball. Also called (US and Canadian): eyecup
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eyebath - a small vessel with a rim curved to fit the orbit of the eyeeyebath - a small vessel with a rim curved to fit the orbit of the eye; use to apply medicated or cleansing solution to the eyeball; "an eyecup is called an eyebath in Britain"
vessel - an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
Translations

eyebath

[ˈaɪbɑːθ] N
1. (= small bowl) → lavaojos m inv
2. (= action) → baño m ocular or de ojos

eyebath

[ˈaɪˌbɑːθ] eye cup (Am) nocchino
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