warm pool

warm pool

[′wȯrm ′pül]
(meteorology)
A region, or pool, of relatively warm air surrounded by colder air; the opposite of a cold pool; commonly applied to warm air of appreciable vertical extent isolated in high latitudes when a cutoff high is formed. Also known as warm-air drop; warm drop.
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He would give me a day to think it over; then he left, and the women left--the men for the hunt, and the women, as I later learned from So-ta, for the warm pool where they immersed their bodies as did the shes of the Sto-lu.
Already I knew that the warm pools which always lie close to every tribal abiding-place were closely linked with the Caspakian scheme of evolution, and that the daily immersion of the females in the greenish slimy water was in response to some natural law, since neither pleasure nor cleanliness could be derived from what seemed almost a religious rite.
Even in winter or on a cold day (as it was when we visited) it's great to submerge yourself in the warm pool and look out over Rockliffe's grounds, especially with a glass of prosecco in hand.
If you have access to a warm pool, that is an ideal choice because the buoyancy of water is kind to joints, and the warm water increases circulation as you move.
We are relieved to get back to the comfort and luxury of our villa, cast off our soggy clothes and dive into our warm pool.
My TV birthing scene was nice, in a warm pool. I was genuinely concerned that I might give birth as I was about seven months pregnant.
Exercising in a warm pool provides buoyancy that reduces your pain as you exercise.
One reason for this is that the island chains sit in a particularly warm pool of water with temperatures of 82 degrees F (28 degrees C), which is ideal for typhoon formation.
It has a tasteful country home, with a warm pool set against a garden backdrop.
During the first few months of both 1997 and 2014, this warm pool shifted east as the westward trade winds slackened.
The training suite also has a hydrotherapy room with a 7-foot-by-14-foot cold pool, a 7-by-7 warm pool and an 8-by-12 aquatic therapy pool.