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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Bidet \Bi*det"\, n. [F. bidet, perh. fr. Celtic; cr. Gael.
bideach very little, diminutive, bidein a diminutive animal,
W. bidan a weakly or sorry wretch.]
1. A small horse formerly allowed to each trooper or dragoon
for carrying his baggage. --B. Jonson.
2. A kind of bath tub for sitting baths; a sitz bath.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a basin for washing genitals and anal area
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
72 Moby Thesaurus words for "bidet":
aquamanile, automatic dishwasher, basin, bath, bathtub,
carriage horse, cart horse, cavalry horse, dishpan, dishwasher,
draft horse, dray horse, driving horse, ewer, fill horse, filler,
finger bowl, gigster, hack, hackney, hunter, jument, kitchen sink,
lavabo, lavatory, lead, leader, mount, pack horse, palfrey,
piscina, plow horse, pole horse, polo pony, post-horse, remount,
rider, riding horse, road horse, roadster, rouncy, saddle horse,
saddler, shaft horse, shower, shower bath, shower curtain,
shower head, shower room, shower stall, showers, sink,
stalking-horse, sumpter, sumpter horse, thill horse, thiller, tub,
wash barrel, wash boiler, washbasin, washbowl, washdish, washer,
washing machine, washing pot, washpot, washstand, washtub, wheeler,
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