Turkish bath

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Synonyms for Turkish bath

a steam room where facilities are available for a bath followed by a shower and massage

you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower

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Hammam, who has pumped more than pounds 11million into the club since his pounds 3.
Hammam has given up hope of persuading Scotland keeper Sullivan, 29, to to stay and accepts he'll probably move to Highbury for nothing in the summer.
Hammam became life president in July 2013 when Cardiff agreed a deal with creditors Langston over a PS15m debt.
The timing of the accusations so close to the election of FIFA president on June 1, suggests that they are part of a plan to damage Mr Bin Hammam and force him to withdraw as a candidate for the FIFA presidency.
Bin Hammam told Sky News in an interview that he was "unimpressed" by suggestions from FIFA President Sepp Blatter that the tournament could be moved to a winter time slot to avoid sweltering summer temperatures in Qatar.
Asian football has transcended during the leadership of Bin Hammam, leading
Hammam's challenger, Bahraini prince Sheik Salman bin Ebrahim Al-Khalifa, said Hammam is trying to block their participation in the election because he fears they would vote against him.
It signals the end of an era at the Welsh club after six years of Hammam at the helm, although it is thought the 59-year-old will be given the role of president and retain a small stake in the club he bought for pounds 3.
Hammam has lined up highly-rated Burton - currently number two at Watford - after he axed Lennie Lawrence's number two Ian Butterworth.
Gjelsten will run the Dons on behalf of major shareholder Kjell-Inge Rokke, but Hammam has pledged to stay on as a director.
But for now the turbulence appears to have gone, and Hammam made it clear he is 100% behind the manager.
Bin Hammam, 63, has been fighting charges he tried to buy Fifa delegate votes in campaigning to unseat the world body's long-standing president Sepp Blatter in a leadership election last year.
The Asian Football Confederation accused its disgraced president Mohammed bin Hammam of bribery after an internal audit revealed fresh allegations of financial wrongdoings by the Qatari official.
When former owner Sam Hammam rode into the Welsh capital in the summer of 2000 his plans were as grandiose and controversial as the flamboyant businessman himself.
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