Definition of pump room in English:

pump room

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  • 1A room, building, or compartment in which pumps are housed or from which they are controlled.
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    • Not long ago, Hydrovac was called upon to install an underground pump room for stormwater drains at a condominium building in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
    • The swimming pool measures 6.9 metres by 11.75 metres and this part of the house also includes a steam room, patio doors to the deck area and a pump room.
    • We also put a deck around the shaft and use the deck to hide the pump room.
  • 1.1A room at a spa where medicinal water is dispensed.
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    • Last month council officials halted the water supply to the pump room after discovering that leaks in the old borehole meant that visitors were mainly drinking rainwater.
    • This month, the pump room at Strathpeffer will reopen to the public.

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