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aqua

1. water: used in compound names of certain liquid substances (as in aqua regia) or solutions of substances in water (as in aqua ammoniae), esp in the names of pharmacological solutions
2. short for aquamarine

aqua

[′äk·wə]
(chemistry)
Latin for water.
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Until last week, Aquae Sulis was threatened with closure but to its credit, Bath and North East Somerset Council agreed another year of funding at the last minute.
In AD 43 the Romans, recognising the restorative benefits of the springs, developed a sophisticated series of baths and temples at the centre of what they named Aquae Sulis.
Entremont itself is thought to have been sacked by the Roman army around 125 BC, and ultimately abandoned in favour of the new town of Aquae Sextiae (modern Aix) around 90 BC.
In Pirro Ligorio's map of Rome of 1552 (Figure 7), San Matteo appears opposite the church of Saints Pietro and Marcellino on a road leading from San Vito and Sant' Eusebio towards the Lateran that is blocked by ruins of the Aquae Claudia.
We now often term thermal baths as spas--a word that derives from the town of the same name in Belgium--but not al spas have curative waters, and this is important to remember Spa's itself dates back to Roman times--when the area was called Aquae Spadanae.
Recently renovated, you can enjoy the fantastic new SPA Aquae equipped with an indoor pool, a cardio-fitness room, Jacuzzi, sauna and two treatment rooms which offer a full view to the outside gardens.
The resort has just been renovated and has a fantastic new Spa Aquae equipped with an indoor pool, a cardio-fitness room, jacuzzi, sauna and two treatment rooms offering a full view of the gardens.
The Valentine's In Vegas package at the hotel will be valid from February 1 to 28, 2011 and includes one night's accommodations and a 50-minute couple's massage at the Aquae Sulis Spa.
Non sitierunt, cum per desertum duceret eos; aquam de petra produxit eis et sciditpetram, et fluxerunt aquae.
56) His decision will now be based on a personal perspective and an individual reality (non hoc semper erit liminis aut aquae / caelestis patiens latus, 3.
For only pounds 150, per person, guests can experience one night in one of the individually styled bedrooms, a sumptuous three course dinner, full English breakfast and best of all, can revive, rejuvenate and indulge in the Aquae Sulis Spa where they will also be entitled to two complimentary treatments
Aquae urbis Romae: The Waters of the City of Rome, http://www.