Solarium


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solarium

1. a bed equipped with ultraviolet lights used for acquiring an artificial suntan
2. an establishment offering such facilities

Solarium

In ancient architecture, a terrace on top of a flat-roofed house or over a porch, surrounded by a parapet wall but open to the sky; a sunny room with more glass than usual, and often used for therapy.

Solarium

 

(Russian, soliarii), a specially equipped open area for the administration of doses of direct or diffuse solar radiation.


Solarium

 

(Russian, fotarii), a room in which group ultraviolet irradiation is performed for therapeutic or prophylactic purposes. Mercury-vapor lamps, xenon arc lamps, or luminescent erythematous lamps made of uviol glass are used as the ultraviolet radiation source. Solaria are found at medical-preventive institutions (such as sanatoriums and public health stations at mines and factories), sports halls, and houses of rest.

solarium

A sunny room with more glass than usual, esp. one used for therapy.
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The University of Foreign Military and Cultural Studies (Red Team), from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas facilitated the Solarium by teaching critical thinking skills and facilitating the working groups.
During this phase, each group worked with facilitators from the Red Team division at Fort Leavenworth, who helped the Solarium groups develop solutions in a condensed timeline.
Most solariums are in places like gyms or beauty therapists.
Solarium tanning isn't recommended for people under 16.
Trying to assess the influence of UV radiation on the public, Table 1 gives the intensity of UVA and UVB radiation as well as the dose of UV radiation in the solarium. In the solarium it has been determined that the UV radiation emitted from the lamp is comprised of 97.6% of UVA and 2.4% of UVB, but on the website of the solarium it is stated that the UV radiation from the lamps of solarium is comprised of UVA of 97.7-98.5%, and of UVB of 1.5-2.3%.
Jury comment: Solarium corridor renovation was well done.
The property also has its own solarium on the roof and the owners have use of shared swimming and paddling pools.
"We have solid financial backing and as many of our investors purchased units for end-use or as mid to long-term investments, we have not had any significant issues with over-leveraged speculators defaulting on their purchases," he said, "While many projects similar in scope were forced to slow down, construction on our site has not broken pace and is progressing smoothly, the marina has already been completed, and progress on the apartments as well as the solarium and mountain villas has been swift,"
Dubai: Credo Investments FZE has announced the completion of its Dh405 million maiden development project in the country, Le Solarium, which became the first commercial project to be completed and delivered at Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO).
Transfer of resistance to potato leaf roll virus from Solarium brevidens into Solarium tuberosum by somatic fusion.
Three of these extend out onto a large solarium deck, while on the roof two sheltered courtyards provide additional relaxation space.