Meaning of whirlpool bath

whirl'pool bath'

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a bath in which the body is immersed in swirling water as therapy or for relaxation.
  2. a device that swirls and often heats the water in such a bath.
  3. a tub or pool containing or equipped with such a device. Also called
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