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Meaning of BIDET

Pronunciation:  bee'dey

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a basin for washing genitals and anal area

BIDET is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: basin



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\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.

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