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(Medicine) the use of sea water and marine products as a therapeutic treatment
[C20: from Greek thalassa sea + therapy]
From the Greek word, “Thalassa,” meaning sea,” this is the tonic effect of time spent in the sea or in sea water.
n. talasoterapia, tratamiento de una enfermedad por medio de baños de mar o exposición al aire marino.
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The Indian Resort features the largest sea water therapy
centre in Mauritius, with specialised personal treatments using natural products based on algae and phytoplankton.
"I'm waiting for clarification about the purpose of Darren's visit to Ireland, but there may well be a social aspect to his sea water therapy