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noun (plural frigidaria /ˌfrɪdʒɪˈdɛːrɪə/)historical
A cold room in an ancient Roman bath.
- Finally they would take a quick dip in the cold bath, the frigidarium.
- After this, the visitor would return to the tepidarium and then to frigidarium to cool down.
- In the bathhouse's second phase the frigidarium was annexed to the church and was turned into a baptistery.
Words that rhyme with frigidariumaquarium, armamentarium, barium, caldarium, cinerarium, columbarium, dolphinarium, herbarium, honorarium, planetarium, rosarium, sanitarium, solarium, sudarium, tepidarium, terrarium, vivarium
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