tepidarium


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tepidarium

An obsolete term for a therapeutic bathhouse.
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The 50,000 sq ft spa complex covers two floors with a hydro pool, sound-wave therapy beds as well as a tepidarium, caldarium, Roman and heat saunas, tropicarium, hydropool and ice fountain.
Before our treatment we had tried out the tepidarium, a heated chamber with sculpted mosaic chairs, and then a luxurious steam room.
Aching muscles were soothed in the Rock and Bio saunas, while the warmth of the Laconium and Tepidarium relaxed and rejuvenated.
The Samsara Spa offers treatments such as a rock sauna, aromatic Turkish bath, tepidarium, flotation therapy, Thalassotherapy Pool and three mud body treatments.
There's nothing more repulsive than a group of academically obese women melting in the tepidarium.
Por ejemplo, si se toma en consideracion el conjunto termal de Alhama de Murcia veremos como se combinan los dos tipos de bano, el minero-medicinal y el de recreo, representado el primero por dos salas abovedadas de caracter monumental, y el segundo por el conjunto de estancias que siguen el esquema caracteristico republicano con la sucesion de los ambientes mas importantes del mundo romano: el frigidarium, el tepidarium y el caldarium.
Las secciones de los banos estaban determinadas, en su mayoria, en cuatro partes principales: a) el apodyterium, espacio destinado a desnudarse antes de ingresar a las aguas; b) el frigidarium, el cual se destinaba para el bano frio; c) el tepidarium, formado por una sala de paso en donde los individuos se habituaban al paso del frigidarium al calendarium, y por ultimo, d) el calendarium, cuya funcion era emanar calor para que el banista sudara y se relajara.
If there is no room designed for such operations as oiling and massaging the body, the tepidarium is used for these purposes.
Now he based the central waiting room of his station on the bath's great tepidarium, enlarging it twenty percent in the process, and letting its broad passages welcome pedestrians to their track platforms rather than to tepid pools and steam rooms.
This tepidarium encompasses seven curved, interconnected shells made of plywood in a triangular-shaped courtyard, which is home to the critically acclaimed Warm Up summer music series.
Los locales destinados a ello derivan directamente de las termae romanas, que estaban compuestas de seis salas: apodyterium, laconicum, caldarium, frigidarium, tepidarium y unctuarium (5), a las que se podian anadir una palestra o un gimnasio adosado.