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verb bathe pronunciation in American English /beɪð/
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present tense
present participlebathing
past tensebathed
past participlebathed
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  1. 2
    [intransitive] old-fashioned to swim in a river or lake, or in the ocean
  2. 4
    [transitive] [often passive] mainly literary to fill an area with light
    be bathed in something: The valley was bathed in warm light.



a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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