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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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SHOWERS & EYEBATHS SERVICES says it has introduced the Bowser Safety Shower--a self-contained mobile body, face and eye wash facility which complies with recommended regulatory 15 minutes of uninterrupted drenching with tepid water.
Hughes Safety Showers is one of the world's largest manufacturers of industrial emergency safety showers and eyebaths and its products are used throughout industry for essential first aid in the event of an accident.
ST HELENS-based Showers & Eyebaths, supplier of emergency decontamination equipment, has won a pounds 59,000 contract for 16 safety showers on the Pacific island of New Caledonia.
Such requirements need operators and managers to look at the quality of their emergency showers and eyebaths, their operational needs, length of service and maintenance provision.
MERSEYSIDE-BASED Showers & Eyebaths Services has just completed contracts worth in the region of pounds 100,000 for the delivery of 14 tank showers to oil and chemical plants both in the UK and overseas.
SAFETY SHOWERS AND EYEBATHS Hughes Safety Showers, Whitefield Road, Bredbury, Stockport, Cheshire SK6 2SS.