wet pack


wet pack
wet-sheet pack wet blankets or sheets, hot or cold, for wrapping a limb or the entire body.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • wet pack — Pack Pack, n. [Akin to D. pak, G. pack, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakki, Gael. & Ir. pac, Arm. pak. Cf. {Packet}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wet pack — Pack Pack, n. [Akin to D. pak, G. pack, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakki, Gael. & Ir. pac, Arm. pak. Cf. {Packet}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wet pack — n. Med. a type of bath, as for therapy, in which the patient is wrapped in wet sheets or blankets …   English World dictionary

  • wet pack — Med. a type of bath in which wet sheets are applied to the patient. * * * wet pack noun 1. The wrapping of a person in blankets or the like dampened with warm or cold water as a medical treatment 2. The dampened material used • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wet pack — Med. a type of bath in which wet sheets are applied to the patient. * * * …   Universalium

  • wet pack — noun 1》 a session of hydrotherapy in which the body is wrapped in wet cloth. 2》 a washbag …   English new terms dictionary

  • wet pack — noun 1. a type of bath in which wet sheets are applied to the patient. 2. a waterproof toiletry bag, especially for men …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pack — Pack, n. [Akin to D. pak, G. pack, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakki, Gael. & Ir. pac, Arm. pak. Cf. {Packet}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an animal;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pack and prime road — Pack Pack, n. [Akin to D. pak, G. pack, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakki, Gael. & Ir. pac, Arm. pak. Cf. {Packet}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pack and prime way — Pack Pack, n. [Akin to D. pak, G. pack, Dan. pakke, Sw. packa, Icel. pakki, Gael. & Ir. pac, Arm. pak. Cf. {Packet}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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