sponge bath

noun

Definition of sponge bath

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: a bath in which someone or something is not placed in water but is cleaned with a wet, soapy sponge or cloth

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“Sponge bath.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sponge%20bath. Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

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sponge bath

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Medical Definition of sponge bath

: a bath in which water is applied to the body without actual immersion

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