BAQUET

n. A large, shallow, covered container filled with individually or a mixture of- water, iron filings, ground glass from bottles through which metal rods protruded through. Used primarily by Austrian Physician Anton Mesmer (1834 - 1815) who directed patients to place ailing limbs on the rods which would then be cured through magnetism.

BAQUET: "Physicians used to use baquets in the treatment of aching limbs. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BAQUET," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/baquet-2/ (accessed June 24, 2019).
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