Definition of Hip bath

1. Noun. A bathtub in which your buttocks and hips are immersed as if you were sitting in a chair and you bathe in a sitting position.

Exact synonyms: Sitz Bath
Generic synonyms: Bath, Bathing Tub, Bathtub, Tub

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hip Bath

hip-flexion phenomenon
hip-pocket flask
hip and shoulder
hip arthroplasty
hip bath (current term)
hip bones
hip boot
hip boots
hip bursitis
hip check
hip checked
hip checking
hip checks
hip contracture
hip dislocation
hip dysplasia
hip flask

Literary usage of Hip bath

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1851)
"Repeat the anodyne draught and hip-bath at night. 5th. Yesterday, on getting into bed after going to stool, the instrument slipped put. ..."

2. Practical therapeutics by Edward John Waring (1874)
"The sponge-bath is most useful for women subject to Me. nor rh ngia, and the hip-bath is frequent!}' the means of keeping patients in health who would ..."

3. Sheet-metal Work: A Manual of Practical Self-instruction in the Art of by William Neubecker, American Technical Society (1917)
"24 is shown what is known as a hip bath. In drawing out the problem for practice the student should remember that it is similar to the preceding one, ..."

4. The study of medicine by John Mason Good, Samuel Cooper (1829)
"Hip-bath. The ease and comfort of this valuable contrivance are ac pold. bath: knowledged by almost all who have had recourse to it. effects "ex? ..."

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