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n. pl. su·da·to·ri·a (-tôr′ē-ə)
A hot-air room used for sweat baths. Also called sudatory.

[Latin sūdātōrium, from neuter of sūdātōrius, for sweating, from sūdātus, past participle of sūdāre, to sweat; see sweid- in Indo-European roots.]
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n, pl -toria (-ˈtɔːrɪə)
(Historical Terms) a room, esp in a Roman bathhouse, where sweating is induced by heat
[C18: from Latin, from sūdāre to sweat]
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(ˌsu dəˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-)

also sudatory

n., pl. -to•ri•a (-ˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-)
a hot-air bath for inducing sweating.
[1750–60; < Latin sūdātōrium, n. use of neuter of sūdātōrius sudatory; see -tory2]
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a room where a sweat bath is taken. Also called sudarium.
See also: Cleanliness
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sudatorium - a bathhouse for hot air baths or steam baths
bathhouse - a building containing public baths
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