thalassotherapy

noun tha·las·so·ther·a·py \ thə-ˌla-sō-ˈthe-rə-pē \

Definition of thalassotherapy

:exposure to seawater (as in a hot tub) or application of sea products (such as seaweed) to the body for health or beauty benefits

Origin and Etymology of thalassotherapy

Greek thalassa + English therapy


Medical Dictionary

thalassotherapy

noun tha·las·so·ther·a·py \ thə-ˌlas-ō-ˈther-ə-pē \

medical Definition of thalassotherapy

plural thalassotherapies
:exposure to seawater (as in a hot tub) or application of sea products (as seaweed or sea salt) to the body for health or beauty benefits

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