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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bagnio  \Bagn"io\,  n.  [It.  bagno,  fr  L.  balneum  Cf  {Bain}.] 
  1.  A  house  for  bathing,  sweating,  etc.;  --  also  in  Turkey,  a 
  prison  for  slaves.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  A  brothel;  a  stew;  a  house  of  prostitution. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bagnio 
  n  1:  a  building  where  prostitutes  are  available  [syn:  {whorehouse}, 
  {brothel},  {bordello},  {house  of  prostitution},  {house 
  of  ill  repute},  {bawdyhouse},  {cathouse},  {sporting 
  house}] 
  2:  a  building  containing  public  baths  [syn:  {bathhouse}] 




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