from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The room of a waterworks where the pumps are located.
  • noun A room connected with a mineral spring, in which the waters are drunk.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun dated, sometimes capitalized A room or structure at a spa where mineral water is drawn from a spring and consumed, often serving as a venue for polite socializing and conversation.

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  • noun a pump house at a spa where medicinal waters are pumped and where patrons gather


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