Thermae

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n.pl Thermae hot springs or baths
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. thermos, hot—thermē, heat—therein, to heat.

Usage

In literature:

Behind the amphitheatre were the thermae of the same emperor Titus Vespasian.
"Travels Through France and Italy" by Tobias Smollett
Having said thus and having looked at the place, he sailed back to Therma.
"The History Of Herodotus" by Herodotus
At Therma, however, in the public place of the city, there were some beautiful statues.
"Life of Cicero" by Anthony Trollope
As an example of the magnificence of the ancient Roman baths, we may take the Thermae of Caracalla which could accommodate 1,600 bathers at a time!
"The Youthful Wanderer" by George H. Heffner
She was as much at home in the Thermae of Caracalla as you in your white-and-blue-tiled bath.
"Cheerful--By Request" by Edna Ferber
The hot springs near Cape Therma in Euboea are supposed to be those of AEdepsus.
"Plutarch's Lives, Volume II" by Aubrey Stewart & George Long
The next most considerable relic of antiquity, considered as a ruin, is the Thermae of Caracalla.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Vol. V (of X) - Great Britain and Ireland III" by Various
Therma, which attained to 1,130 feet.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
The ruins are, in fact, part of the Golden House, for the Thermae have been altogether destroyed.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
Iam enim inter balnearia et thermas bibliotheca quoque ut necessarium domus ornamentum expolitur.
"The Care of Books" by John Willis Clark
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In news:

Featured on this four-page data sheet are the company's new Model EF interoperable Therma-Fuser vav diffusers , designed to provide individual temperature control and exchange data on any LonWorks™ ddc building.
Therma-Bridge is an electrically isolated, surface mountable chip used to thermally conduct heat from power components such as FETs, LEDs, pin and laser diodes.
THERMa-PUR is a gasketing material designed for use in high-temperature sealing applications.
Therma-Tru Fiber-Classic Mahogany Collection 3-Panel Style Door.
Therma-Tru Fiber-Classic Mahogany 3-Panel Style Door.
Rome Opera Theatre's annual outdoor summer season is staged in the famous red brick ruins of the Baths of Caracalla, the largest thermae in the world when completed in 217 AD.
Phoenix Restoration Equipment, A Division of Therma- Stor LLC.
Therma- Stor , Injectidry team up for quicker drying.
Courtesy Thermae Bath Spa Bathe in style at Britain's only natural thermal spa.
A few years ago, 1998 to be exact, a good friend of mine, Bob Suffredini of Therma Flow/Everhot, and I put a book together on domestic hot water.
Flush glazed door systems from Therma-Tru provide the performance and strength of fiberglass with timeless beauty and exceptional design.
Step-by-step hinged patio door installation guidance is now available on Therma- Tru 's You Tube Channel.
MAUMEE, OHIO – A series of eight short tips-oriented videos, featuring Ohio contractor Steve Roth installing a Therma- Tru patio door, are posted on the company's popular video site.
Maumee, Ohio-based Therma- Tru Corp. Has introduced the Fiber-Classic Mahogany Collection 3-Panel Style Door.
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In science:

The iron L-shell hump is significant in all cases, unambiguously confirming the existence of therma l gas.
Every BCG with a strong radio AGN has an X-ray cool core: is the cool core - noncool core dichotomy too simple?
U is the vo ltage applied to electrodes, I is the tunneling current, k is the therma l conductivity coefficient of the substrate, l is the free path of electron inelast ic scattering in the substrate.
Quantum Physics and Nanotechnology
As noted in § 2, in this c ase part of the enthalpy flux is converted into Poynting flux during the initial therma l acceleration phase.
Magnetic Acceleration and Collimation of Gamma-Ray Burst Jets
Such a model is motivated by the idea of “therma l motion” of particles in collapsed structures, which causes th e FingersOf-God (FOG) observed in redshift surveys (Jackson 1972).
Testing cosmological structure formation using redshift-space distortions
C. The gas flowing at the velocity v has the thermodynamic temperature T* of the therma l mot ion of gas mo lecules and the cooling temperature T measured by a fixed thermometer placed in the flow path.
Vortex flow in the technology of radiation wave cracking (RWC)
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