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hydropathy


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hydropathy  \Hy*drop"a*thy\,  n.  [Hydro-,  1  +  Gr  ?,  ?,  to 
  suffer.] 
  The  water  cure;  a  mode  of  treating  diseases  by  the  copious 
  and  frequent  use  of  pure  water,  both  internally  and 
  externally. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hydropathy 
  n  :  the  internal  and  external  use  of  water  in  the  treatment  of 
  disease  [syn:  {hydrotherapy}] 




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