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Impluvium

A pool for receiving water draining from the roof in an ancient Roman atrium.
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impluvium

impluvium, A
In ancient Roman dwellings, a cistern set in the atrium or peristyle to receive water from the roofs.
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Synecology and structure: it is a mantle formation with thorny shrubs, frequent in the impluvia and the colluvia, mainly north-facing, and on the bottom of the alluvial valley.
PLACIDL tp = placidly PLACIDYL ta3 = deiphically, edaphically VALIUM tp = maulvi VALIUM ta2 = alluvium, impluvia, misvalue, velarium PERCODAN tp = endocarp PERCODAN ta1 = cardphone, endocarps, phonecard DEMEROL tp = modeler, remodel DEMEROL ta1 = modelers, rebeldom, remolade, remodels DILAUDID ta6 = individualized LIDOCAINE ta1 = decisional HYCODAN ta2 = diachylon
5 Difficult to appreciate now, for the impluvia of Pompeii and Herculaneum are dry.