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
spawhere mineral wateris drawn from a spring and consumed, often serving as a venuefor polite socializingand 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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