peloid

noun
pel·​oid | \ ˈpel-ˌȯid How to pronounce peloid (audio) \

Medical Definition of peloid

: mud prepared and used for therapeutic purposes natural therapeutic resources, including mineral waters and peloidsJournal of the American Medical Association

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