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hammam

Line breaks: ham¦mam
Pronunciation: /haˈmam, həˈmɑːm/

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Definition of hammam in English:

noun

A Turkish bath.

Origin

from Turkish or Arabic ḥammām 'bath', from ḥamma 'to heat'.

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