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swimming pool

n.
A structure, often a concrete-lined excavation of rectangular shape, that is filled with water and used for swimming.
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swimming pool

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) an artificial pool for swimming
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swim′ming pool`


n.
a tank or large artificial basin, as of concrete, for filling with water for swimming.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.swimming pool - pool that provides a facility for swimmingswimming pool - pool that provides a facility for swimming; "`swimming bath' is a British term"
athletic facility - a facility for athletic events
lido - a recreational facility including a swimming pool for water sports
pool - an excavation that is (usually) filled with water
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swimming pool

noun swimming baths, pool, baths, lido They had been drinking water from the swimming pool.
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Translations
bazén
swimmingpool
uima-allasallas
בריכת שחייה
bazen
uszodaúszómedence
sundlaug
スイミングプール
수영장
plavalni bazen
simbassäng
สระว่ายน้ำ
bể bơi

swimming pool

npiscina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

swimming pool

حَمَّامُ سِبَاحَة bazén swimmingpool Schwimmbecken πισίνα piscina uima-allas piscine bazen piscina スイミングプール 수영장 zwembad svømmebasseng pływalnia piscina бассейн simbassäng สระว่ายน้ำ yüzme havuzu bể bơi 游泳池
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