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bathhouse a structure near a body of water, with dressing rooms for swimmers. [2 definitions]
Bathinette trademark for a folding portable bathtub for babies.
bathing cap a close-fitting cap of rubber, elastic, or the like, worn to keep the hair dry during swimming.
bathing suit a garment worn for swimming; swimsuit.
bath mat a rug or mat of absorbent or rubberized material used next to, or in, a bathtub.
bathos a sudden descent from an exalted style or esteemed state to the commonplace. [2 definitions]
bathrobe a loose garment worn before or after bathing, over nightwear, or casually in the home.
bathroom a room containing a bath or shower, a sink, and often a toilet. [2 definitions]
bathtub a large basin in which a person can sit and bathe.
bathyscaph a small, self-contained deep-sea research submarine with a spherical observation chamber mounted under the hull.
bathysphere a spherical diving chamber used for studying deep-sea life.
batik a technique for dyeing that involves covering certain areas of the fabric with removable wax in order to repel the dye. [2 definitions]
batiste a fine woven fabric used for clothing.
bat mitzvah in the Jewish faith, a ceremony in which it is recognized that a girl has come of age to accept her religious responsibilities. [2 definitions]
baton a staff denoting position or authority. [4 definitions]
Baton Rouge the capital of Louisiana.
batrachian of or concerning frogs and toads. [2 definitions]
batsman a player who is at bat, esp. in cricket.
batt natural or synthetic pieces of material used as filler for quilts and the like; batting.
battalion a military unit usu. comprising a headquarters company and two or more infantry companies; the basic unit of a division. [2 definitions]
batten1 to grow fat; thrive. [3 definitions]