Sweating

Definition of Sweating

Sweat´ing
a. & n.1.a. & n. from Sweat, v.
Sweating bath
a bath producing sensible sweat; a stove or sudatory.
Sweating house
a house for sweating persons in sickness.
Sweating iron
a kind of knife, or a piece of iron, used to scrape off sweat, especially from horses; a horse scraper.
Sweating room
a - A room for sweating persons.
b - (Dairying) A room for sweating cheese and carrying off the superfluous juices.
Sweating sickness
(Med.) a febrile epidemic disease which prevailed in some countries of Europe, but particularly in England, in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, characterized by profuse sweating. Death often occured in a few hours.

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