the treatment of diseases, injuries, and other physical ailments with baths and bathing, especially in natural mineral waters.
These villas are fitted up with everything necessary for clinotherapy and balneotherapy, with fine recreation-rooms.
South America To-day Georges Clemenceau
the treatment of disease by bathing, esp to improve limb mobility in arthritic and neuromuscular disorders
Baluchi. Contemporary Examples Sindhi, Balochi, Punjabi, Urdu-speaking or Pakhtun, Karachi is where they all come, and also where they clash. Pakistan’s Daring Fashion Week Anam Mansuri April 10, 2010
ballon. the lightness and grace of movement that make a dancer appear buoyant. Contemporary Examples Theon Greyjoy (Alfie Allen), the heir of Lord balon Greyjoy and longtime hostage of House Stark, is a troubled young fella. Game of Thrones’ 8 Most WTF Scenes: Twincest Rape, Shadow Baby, George W. Bush’s Head, and More Marlow Stern […]
Slang. foolishness; nonsense. Informal. bologna. Slang. nonsense. Contemporary Examples “Stop the baloney, Leslie,” said the tall, red-haired general famed for his hawkishness. The Forgotten Cold War: 20 Years Later, Myths About U.S. Victory Persist Leslie H. Gelb December 23, 2011 But the idea that this is some kind of unprecedented White House attack or pushback […]
Also called balop card. a photographic print made on smooth, matte, double-weight paper, used especially in television advertisements. Informal. balopticon.