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therm

Brit a unit of heat equal to 100 000 British thermal units. One therm is equal to 1.055 056 × 108 joules
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therm

[thərm]
(thermodynamics)
A unit of heat energy, equal to 100,000 international table British thermal units, or approximately 1.055 × 108 joules.
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therm

A quantity of heat equivalent to 100,000 Btu.
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Pour deux algeroises rencontrees a Zelfana, une grand-mere et sa belle-fille, l'ambiance des thermes de Zelfana est agreable, notamment l'hospitalite de la population.
Le nez casse, les oreilles usees et les coupures du visage de la statue du pugiliste des thermes de Constantin temoigne des meurtrissures infligees au combattant.
Visits to the Thermes de Spa, the Francorchamps racing circuit, the F1 musuem at the Abbaye de Stavelot, dinner at the Manoir de Lebioles and lunch at the Val d'Ambleve restaurant were organised by the tourist office - 0800 954525; www.belgiumtheplaceto.be
'The 1,200 square metres 'Les Thermes du Mzaar' health Spa, is specialised in Pressotherapy, Aromatherapy & Balneotherapy, and offers a wide range of 'Ea la carte' treatments along with tailored silhouette diet cures to refresh and rejuvenate.'
Having anticipated as much, I had reserved a morning full of pampering at Les Thermes Marins, which has been my favorite spa since I discovered it five years ago.
International Conference THERMES (2007: Santa Fe, New Mexico) Ed.
The voyage continues along Italy's famous Amalfi Coast and ends in Monte Carlo, where participants can visit world-class casinos, the Picasso and Chagall museums, and the vaunted spa Les Thermes Marins de Monte Carlo.
England manager Kevin Keegan allowed Beckham and seven other squad members, including Paul Scholes and Phil and Gary Neville, to leave their four-star Balmoral Hotel in Spa, Belgium and go to the baths in nearby Les Thermes de Spa.
Broken, discarded household objects littering a field are "les sanglots de la Civilisation." The ruins of a burned house further destroyed by the maquisards become "notre Louvre, notre musee Grevin nos Thermes de Caracalla" for the boy and his friends.
Le ministre de la culture s'est rendu dans le cadre de sa visite dans la wilaya de Guelma a piscine romaine a Hammam Debagh dans la commune d'Heliopolis, aux thermes romains de la ville de Guelma avant d'assiter a des activites culturelles et artistiques au niveau de la maison de jeunes scientifique Salah Boubenider, a la maison de la culture et au theatre regional de la ville.
The first hotel to be built here, the Residence des Cascades, is next to the Thermes Marins des Cascades spa.