health spa


Definition of health spa

1 : spa sense 4 especially : one emphasizing health and fitness

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Examples of health spa in a Sentence

a health spa offering aerobics classes for all levels of fitness
Recent Examples on the Web Barshop, who appeared on season 4 of the Bravo reality show and is also the founder of V Spot — a women’s intimate health spa — first opened up to PEOPLE on Aug. 1 about raising daughter Zoe and son Jesse, who is transgender. Eric Todisco,, "RHONY's Cindy Barshop on Life After Revealing Son, 9, Is Transgender: 'Nothing's Really Changed'," 5 Sep. 2019 Invited to a health spa for the weekend, an amateur sleuth investigates the killing of a fellow guest. Los Angeles Times, "Here are the feature and TV films airing the week of Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019," 11 Aug. 2019 Residents of the building have access to the services of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, which include a health spa, a lounge, in-room dining services, meeting rooms and housekeeping upon request. Katherine Clarke, WSJ, "‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Producer Asks $39.5 Million for Manhattan One-Bedroom," 19 Dec. 2018 Believed by Native Americans to have healing powers, our springs were once part of a 19th-century health spa, attracting Manhattanites who traveled here to rusticate and take in the waters as a tonic for city life. Francine Maroukian, Popular Mechanics, "The Mysteries of Gin Revealed," 10 Aug. 2018 My primary reason for joining any health spa always has been because of the sauna. Joe Graedon, M.s., And Teresa Graedon, Houston Chronicle, "Will zinc help hirsutism in women?," 13 May 2018 They are separated after V's capture in 1865, and the novel begins in 1906, when a teacher named James Blake tracks down the elderly V in a Saratoga Springs health spa. Mary Doria Russell,, "20 years after 'Cold Mountain,' Charles Frazier is hot again," 10 Apr. 2018 McPartland told reporters that the building also houses a car wash, restaurant, auto body shop and a health spa in addition to the dance studio. Caitlin Keating,, "WATCH: New Jersey Children Jump from Balcony as Dance Studio Goes up in Flames," 10 Apr. 2018 And the idea of spending a week on a floating health spa started sounding pretty good. Amanda Shapiro, Bon Appetit, "I Went on a Wellness Cruise and It Was Actually Pretty Awesome," 17 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of health spa

1960, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Health spa.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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Medical Definition of health spa

: spa sense 2 especially : one emphasizing health and fitness

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