tepidarium


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tepidarium

An obsolete term for a therapeutic bathhouse.
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There's nothing more repulsive than a group of academically obese women melting in the tepidarium.
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.
Inspired by the original Roman Baths, Aqua Sana spa allows guests to indulge in multi-sensory spa, steam and sauna experiences from all over the world' including the Reflexology Footbath, the outdoor Hydrotherapy Pool, the Japanese Salt Steam Bath, the Indian Blossom Steam Room, the Turkish Hamman, the Roman Laconium, the Tyrolean Sauna and the Tepidarium Greek Herbal Bath.
On that occasion the artist used the Tepidarium, an extraordinarily beautiful greenhouse from 1880 that stands in the Tuscan capital's Giardino dell'Orticoltura.
Dry down and then work your way through the three interconnecting places: hot room chambers - tepidarium (warm); the calidarium (hot) and, best of all, the laconnium (hottest).
Modern equivalents of the tepidarium, caldarium and frigidarium are there, but so is a place in which water full of little bubbles fizzes upwards around you.
A whirlpool bath provides extended relaxation and a Tepidarium, a high humidity salt chamber, and Kneipp Bath, a pool of knee-high cold water lined with round pebbles, are available for treating specific aliments.
And to help them prepare for the 40 degree heat expected on their trip, the scouts from the North Yorkshire and Cleveland Unit have teamed up with Harrogate's Turkish Baths to practise putting up their tents in its tepidarium heat room.
The hotel's relaxing Spa & Thermal Suite offers organic treatments and heated tepidarium loungers with stunning waterside views.
And all around the pool are doors which lead to a little slice of tranquility in the form of saunas offering different kinds of heat and experience, from the medium relaxation of the tepidarium with its warming beds, to the intense heat of the caladarium or the woody smells of a Roman Spa.