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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: bath /bæθ/ 
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  1. 1
    the process of washing yourself or someone else in a bathtub

    The children need a bath tonight.

    take a bath:

    Do I have time to take a bath?

    1. a.
      the water in a bathtub

      I relaxed in a nice deep bath.

      run a bath (=fill a bathtub with water):

      Can you run a bath for me – I'll be in in a minute.

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