Hot Springs


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Hot Springs

 (hŏt)
A city of west-central Arkansas west-southwest of Little Rock in the Ouachita Mountains. Visited by Hernando de Soto in 1541, it developed as a health resort noted for its thermal springs.

Hot′ Springs′


n.
a city in central Arkansas: adjoins a national park (Hot′ Springs′ Na′tional Park′) noted for its thermal mineral springs. 35,166.
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Noun1.hot springs - a town in west central ArkansasHot Springs - a town in west central Arkansas; a health resort noted for thermal springs
Arkansas, Land of Opportunity, AR - a state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
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hot springs

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References in classic literature ?
This is a small laundry, up country, belongs to Shelly Hot Springs, - hotel, you know.
His skin was red and rough, as if from perpetual sunburn; he often went away to hot springs to take mud baths.
In the vignettes and other embellishments of some ancient books you will at times meet with very curious touches at the whale, where all manner of spouts, jets d'eau, hot springs and cold, Saratoga and Baden-Baden, come bubbling up from his unexhausted brain.
Here, with a spy-glass, he reconnoitred the surrounding country, but not a lodge nor fire, not a man, horse, nor dog, was to be discovered; in short, the smoke which had caused such alarm proved to be the vapor from several warm, or rather hot springs of considerable magnitude, pouring forth streams in every direction over a bottom of white clay.
There are several hot springs there, and during two thousand years they have poured forth a never-diminishing abundance of the healing water.
The encircling walls, the central lake, the hot springs which feed the lake, all point to a conclusion, and the fauna and the flora bear indisputable evidence that Caprona was once part of some great land-mass.
I thought those resorts looked new--Caliente, Boyes Hot Springs, E1 Verano, and all along the line.
Beneath that black mud, bubbled the hot springs of Bath.
Instead of this, the Incas Bridge consists of a crust of stratified shingle cemented together by the deposits of the neighbouring hot springs.
Florida, Adirondacks, Lakewood, Hot Springs, New York, and round again.
He would come triumphantly flying out of Vesuvius and Aetna ahead of the lava, and would boil unharmed in the hot springs of Iceland, and would float majestically down the Ganges and the Nile.
That night (September 9, 1916), they made camp a short distance from the cliffs beside one of the numerous cool springs that are to be found within Caspak, oftentimes close beside the still more numerous warm and hot springs which feed the many pools.