footbath footbath

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small bathtub for warming or washing or disinfecting the feet

Usage(s):

  1. There's a mixed-sex, outdoor footbath in an elaborate Japanese garden with a long stream of hot water in which to soak tired feet.
  2. Every night Morris readies a ritualistic footbath for Zach's raw, swollen feet.

News

  • Bovine Footbath helps prevent hoof disease on farms.

    Designed for dairy cows and sheep, 12 ft long Bovine Footbath helps prevent spread of infection from cow to cow but is not suitable for treatment of active lesions. V-shaped sides keep cows looking forward and ensure they cannot step outside bath. Comprised of two 6 ft long baths linked together, bath should be filled to depth of 4–6 in. with solution. Floor is lined with non-slip pad, and ...
    on September 13, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

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