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water cure

Syllabification: wa·ter cure

Definition of water cure in English:

noun

chiefly historical
A session of treatment by hydropathy.
Example sentences
  • Combining the two types of water cure under the label of health tourism is going to require a massive injection of capital.
  • The exhibition is being organised by the Friends of the Manor House, and will focus on Ilkley's famous water cure, one of the major reasons for the town's growth.
  • Alongside biomedicine, there is a strong German tradition of naturopathic medicine, including especially water cures at spas of various kinds.

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