- (in an ancient Roman bath) a room having a bath of unheated water.
Origin of frigidarium
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Examples from the Web for frigidarium
Then come to the frigidarium to cool; there I will tell thee.Quo Vadis
In the centre of the frigidarium is a little marble fountain.
A lavatory must be placed in the frigidarium when used as the dressing room.
In the generality of modern baths, the frigidarium forms also the apodyterium.
From this frigidarium the bather can return to his dressing-box by way of a lobby.