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swimming pool

an artificial pool for swimming
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swimming pool

Any basin or tank containing an artificial body of water sufficiently deep for swimming.
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I remember when that was, because it was just the time The Swimming-Pool Library was coming out, and it was held up as an example of the kind of book that you might no longer be able to buy for a public library.
Anyone who follows gay lit will certainly remember the excitement caused by Alan Hollinghurst's first novel, The Swimming-Pool Library.