Turkish bath(redirected from Tellaks)
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a. A steam bath that induces heavy perspiration in the bather and is followed by a shower and massage.
b. An establishment where facilities are available for Turkish baths.
2. An extremely hot place.
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1. a type of bath in which the bather sweats freely in hot dry air, is then washed, often massaged, and has a cold plunge or shower
2. (sometimes plural) an establishment where such a bath is obtainable
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a bath in which the bather, after copious perspiration in a steam room, showers and has a rubdown.
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|Noun||1.||Turkish bath - a steam room where facilities are available for a bath followed by a shower and massage|
|2.||Turkish bath - you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower|
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