swimming pool


swimming pool
noun
pool that provides a facility for swimming (Freq. 3)
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`swimming bath' is a British term

Syn: ↑swimming bath, ↑natatorium
Hypernyms: ↑pool, ↑athletic facility
Part Holonyms: ↑lido

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noun, pl ⋯ pools [count]
: a large structure that is filled with water and that is used for swimming

Our neighbors have a swimming pool in their backyard.

a public swimming pool

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ˈswimming pool [swimming pool swimming pools] (also pool) noun
1. an area of water that has been created for people to swim in

an

indoor/outdoor swimming pool

a

heated swimming pool

an

open-air swimming pool
2. the building that contains a public swimming pool

She trained five times a week at her local swimming pool.

See also:pool

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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