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Definition of bath sponge in English:

noun

A marine sponge of warm waters, the fibrous skeleton of which is used as a sponge for washing.
  • Genera Spongia and Hippospongia, family Spongiidae
Example sentences
  • Sponges are everywhere: the Greek bath sponge, so dark we see them only when up close, and the verongia, golden-coloured sponges that grow to no more than 20 cm and are heavily concentrated on the rocky walls.
  • In other words, it was like a bath sponge which lets air or water pass from cell to cell.
  • Krystal ran her bath sponge over her body and started to sing along.

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