natatorium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin natatorium, noun use of the neuter singular of Latin natatorius ‘natatory, for swimming’.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neɪtəˈtɔːɹɪəm/

Noun[edit]

natatorium (plural natatoriums or natatoria)

  1. (US) A swimming pool, especially an indoor one.
    • 2006, Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day, Vintage 2007, p. 226:
      A sunken chamber almost like a natatorium at some hot-springs resort, so cool and dim that you forgot after a while about the desert waiting out there to resume for you as soon as you stepped back into it. . . .

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

natātōrium

  1. nominative neuter singular of natātōrius
  2. accusative masculine singular of natātōrius
  3. accusative neuter singular of natātōrius
  4. vocative neuter singular of natātōrius