thalassotherapy

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thalassotherapy

(ˌθæləsəʊˈθɛrəpɪ)
n
(Medicine) the use of sea water and marine products as a therapeutic treatment
[C20: from Greek thalassa sea + therapy]

thalassotherapy

From the Greek word, “Thalassa,” meaning sea,” this is the tonic effect of time spent in the sea or in sea water.
Translations

tha·las·so·ther·a·py

n. talasoterapia, tratamiento de una enfermedad por medio de baños de mar o exposición al aire marino.
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