sweathouse

noun

Definition of sweathouse

1 : a hut, lodge, or cavern heated by steam from water poured on hot stones and used especially by American Indians for ritual or therapeutic sweating
2 : a place used for sweating (as tobacco)

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“Sweathouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweathouse. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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