Pronunciation: (foot'bath", -bäth"), [key]
—pl. -bathsPronunciation: (-ba&thslash;z", -bä&thslash;z", -baths", -bäths"). [key]
1. a bath for soothing or cleaning the feet.
2. a shallow receptacle containing chemically treated water for disinfecting the feet, as in a shower room or at the entrance to a swimming pool.
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