Definition of tepidarium in English:


Line breaks: tep¦id|ar¦ium
Pronunciation: /ˌtɛpɪˈdɛːrɪəm

noun (plural tepidaria /-rɪə/)

A warm room in an ancient Roman bath.
More example sentences
  • After this, the visitor would return to the tepidarium and then to frigidarium to cool down.
  • The Romans and Turks knew all about the value of time spent in the baths, working your way slowly through the frigidarium and tepidarium.



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